At the UChicago Center in Delhi on March 27, 2015, members of the Indian Parliament, Jairam Ramesh, and four other eminent panelists discuss Ramesh’s book “Green Signals: Ecology, Growth, and Democracy in India.” Panelists include Bahar Dutt, wildlife conservationist and journalist; Senior Advocate Shyam Divan; Tejpreet Chopra, CEO, Bharat Light and Power; and Anant Sudarshan, India Director, Energy Policy Institute at Chicago. The event is co-sponsored by Oxford University Press, the Bharti Institute of Public Policy at the Indian School of Business, and the Energy Policy Institute at Chicago (EPIC).
Areas of Focus: EPIC-India
As the world’s fastest-growing carbon emitter and second most-polluted country, India is central to the global energy challenge. EPIC’s robust team in India works hand-in-hand with government leaders to implement...
, Energy Markets
Producing and using energy damages people’s health and the environment. EPIC research is quantifying the social costs of energy choices and uncovering policies that help protect health while facilitating growth.
, Electric Power
Well-functioning markets are essential for providing access to reliable, affordable energy. EPIC research is uncovering the policies, prices and information needed to help energy markets work efficiently.
As the electric power system faces new pressures and opportunities, EPIC research is working to identify the mix of policies needed to accelerate the global transition to clean, reliable, affordable...