How rooftop solar can help Delhi breathe better

Last Modified: Sat Jun 04 2016 01:46:30 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2 GW
    of solar energy can be generated by utilizing just 1.6% of Delhi's existing roof space, according to Ramapati Kumar, CEO of The Centre for Environment and Energy Development (CEED).
  • 2 million
    tonnes of CO2 emissions per year can be eliminated by this one step. This also means at least two thermal power plants near Delhi can be phased out, reducing PM 2.5 level in air.