Why What & How of Switching to 100% Clean Power | CHETAN SINGH SOLANKI | TEDxChowringhee
Mulheres, construir sua casa é construir sua independência | Carina Guedes | TEDxLaçador
The talk looks at the Gandhian approach to Clean energy. It talks about creating Energy Swaraj wherein locals generate and consume their own energy. Energy Swaraj is now a key instrument towards sustainability and climate change mitigation. PROF. SOLANKI HAS BEEN REFERRED TO AS “SOLAR MAN OF INDIA” BY TIMES OF INDIA, THE HINDU AND INDIA TODAY. SOME PEOPLE ALSO CALL HIM “SOLAR GANDHI”. KNOWN FOR HIS REMARKABLE WORK IN THE FIELD OF SOLAR, HE IS AN EDUCATOR, INNOVATOR, RESEARCHER, ENTREPRENEUR, AND AUTHOR.
FOLLOWING GANDHIAN IDEALS, PROF. SOLANKI HAS ENVISAGED THE IDEA OF ENERGY SWARAJ WHEREIN LOCALS GENERATE AND CONSUME THEIR OWN ENERGY. ENERGY SWARAJ IS NOW A KEY INSTRUMENT TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY AND CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION.
PROF. SOLANKI IS COMMITTED TO PROVIDING CLEAN LIGHT AND CLEAN ENERGY TO ALL. HE RECEIVED HIS PH.D. FROM IMEC (KETHOLIK UNIVERSITY) LEUVEN, BELGIUM, A LEADING R&D AND INNOVATION HUB IN MICRO AND NANO-ELECTRONICS. HE HAD LED MAJOR SOLAR PROJECTS AT INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BOMBAY.
PROF. SOLANKI HAS AUTHORED 7 BOOKS, PUBLISHED OVER 100 RESEARCH PAPERS IN INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS, AND HAS 4 US PATENTS TO HIS CREDIT. HIS CONTRIBUTION TO THE SOLAR INDUSTRY HAS BEEN IMMENSE. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx