Please note that prior to September 2017, the Center on Global Poverty and Development was known as the Stanford Center for International Development (SCID).
SCID India Program Director Anjini Kochar and SCID Faculty Affiliate Roger Noll participated in a roundtable meeting on renewable energy with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 27, 2015 in San Jose, CA.
At the meeting, Prime Minister Modi described his ambitious plans to increase the use of clean and renewable energy. Both Noll and Kochar emphasized the need to pay attention to the economics of energy delivery and stressed the importance of getting prices right.
Kochar issued an invitation to the Minister of Energy to participate in a follow up conference on the economics of energy production and delivery in India in 2016.
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