Energy Efficiency for the Rural Entrepreneur

In the past two months, I have started working part time as a consultant with the SELCO Foundation policy team. There are a couple of projects I’m working on at the moment. I’ll talk about one of them in this blog – Energy Efficiency for the Rural Entrepreneur. There’s a lot of talk about energy…

The Business of Excellence

I was in the midst of reading “Atlas Shrugged” by Ayn Rand when this thought occurred to me. She is a true believer that capitalism is the only way that we humans can bring out excellence in what we do. Yes, this may seem valid when you think of some of the most amazing innovations…

Why opt for solar power?

More often than not, I get calls from urban residents of Bangalore asking me to quote solar system prices to them. My first question to them always is “Why do you want a solar system?”. I get one of the two following answers: “I want to go green” – to which I respond “Are you…