India

Overview

Dr. Jitendra Singh

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Science and Technology & Earth Sciences

Senior Representative

Dr. Sangita M. Kasture
Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology
Government of India
 


Role in Mission Innovation


News and events


MI Champions

MI Champions is a program for recognizing and supporting the next wave of energy technology leaders.
Meet India’s Champions!

Santi Pada Gon Chaudhuri (2019)

Purnima Jalihal (2020)

 


Participation in MI’s first phase

Resources:

Clean Energy Innovation investment (MI 1.0)

Country-determined baseline year(s): 2014-2015
Baseline funding amount: INR 470 crore (USD $72 million)
Doubling target year: 2019-2020
Doubling target amount: INR 967 crore (USD $145 million)

Find out more about how India’s baseline and doubling are calculated

*Figures in the spending chart are based on USD exchange rates in 2020

These are only direct research costs incurred in the implementation of project and do not include man-hour costs of regular scientists employed (which are also funded by public funds) in the institutions. Overheads for implementation of projects are only partially supported (15%).

The Ministry of Science and technology (DBT & DST) is jointly working with International Energy Agency in preparing a template for Data Collection to track the Public and Private Sector Clean Energy RD&D Spending.