Research Project

India Climate Prospectus

Guiding policymakers about where and how to direct resources to cope with extreme weather
Energy & Environment
Research Project

Demand for Off-grid Solar Power: Evidence from Rural India

The experiment seeks to measure short- and medium-term impacts of having access to small amount of electricity, provided through a solar micro-grid
Energy & Environment
Research Project

Effects of India’s Car Tax Policy on Air Pollution, Market Competition, and Welfare

Evaluating the effects of size-based car tax policy on air pollution, social welfare, and market structure
Energy & Environment
Research Project

Increasing Energy Access by Reducing Electricity Distribution Losses

Identifying cost-effective pathways for increasing energy access and reducing energy poverty
Energy & Environment
Research Project

Cool Roofing Solutions for Reducing Heat Stress in Delhi Slums

Reimagining roofs in slums of Delhi that lower ambient indoor temperatures, allow residents to conserve energy, and improve their quality of life
Energy & Environment Urban Development
Research Project

Reducing Pollution through Transparency

Increasing public participation in India's environmental regulatory process by disclosing industrial performance through a five-star rating system
Energy & Environment
Research Project

Incentivizing Public Agents for Increase in Utility Revenue Collection

Identifying correct incentive mechanisms for public agents to encourage them to efficiently collect revenue
Energy & Environment
Research Project

Urban Innovation Challenge: Design Bengaluru

Addressing Bengaluru's environmental challenges by crowdsourcing inventive ideas from citizens, civic leaders, and corporations
Energy & Environment Urban Development
Research Project

Improving Pollution Monitoring and Enforcement in Odisha

Designing innovative energy-environment solutions for Odisha and evaluating Continuous Emission Monitoring System through cutting-edge research experiments
Energy & Environment