Mr. Sudeep Jain
IAS , Chairman and Managing Director,
Tamilnadu Energy Development Agency
The need for innovation is significant in order to further the reach off-grid energy access, especially through the solar route. While outlining the various policy initiatives of the Government of Tamil Nadu towards encouraging rooftop solar installations, he acknowledged that the issues surrounding the storage of solar power through batteries would have to be overcome through suitable technological interventions. The talk then revolved around the issues and challenges related to renewable energy which the students could work upon.