Oct 2018 – Oct 2023

India Power Sector Reform

The programme of work will focus on state level and DISCOM (distribution company) power sector reform, to support the acceleration of renewable energy.

$18,100,000 Grant Value

$900,000 evaluation budget


Other funders

  • Hewlett Foundation -

  • Bloomberg Philanthropies

Provide grants to support (i) technical assistance to State DISCOMs and increase the technical capacity of key stakeholders (ii) Provide core support to a select group of local stakeholders engaged in the transition, working with governments and other key stakeholders.


Support India to meet its national target of 175GW of renewable power by 2022, by unlocking key technical and regulatory barriers.