On 2nd September 2013, the revenue village of Dharnai gave its approval to Greenpeace India to setup an innovative Rural Electrification Micro Grid Project. Dharnai has not seen electricity in over 30 years and this micro grid project aims to make the village self sufficient for energy needs. This project is being setup in association with CEEDS and BASIX.
Villagers in Dharnai at the Gram Sabha meet for the Bihar Rural Electrification Micro Grid Project give their 'go ahead' for the Rural Electrification Micro Grid Project
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Dharnai, a village in Bihar has successfully been transformed into India’s first energy independent village that runs entirely on solar energy. Prominent leader Nitish Kumar on his visit to Dharnai , congratulated Greenpeace India for their...
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