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A Study of Rural Electrification Infrastructure in India

@inproceedings{Samanta2015ASO,
  title={A Study of Rural Electrification Infrastructure in India},
  author={Dr. Pradeepta Kumar Samanta},
  year={2015}
}
Energy is one of the key drivers of development and access to clean, safe and affordable sources of energy are considered as instrumental to stimulate economic, social and physical development. Availability of energy/power facilitates effective and efficient delivery of most basic services such as safe drinking water, public lighting, health care, education, etc. Besides, it also enables better standards of household living and fuelling economic and income generation activities. It has usually… 

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