OBJECTIVES

a. Development Objective:

To reduce Carbon dioxide emissions through promotion of bioenergy as a viable and sustainable option to meet the rural energy service needs in India.

b. Immediate Objectives:

To develop and demonstrate a decentralized bioenergy technology package for providing quality rural energy services for lighting, pumping drinking water, cooking pumping irrigation water and agro-processing (e.g., flour mill).

To develop technical, institutional and financial mechanisms to overcome barriers for large scale adoption and commercialisation of bio-energy technology packages.