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