Four Organisations from India Shortlisted for "Green Oscars"

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Greenlight CEO Anish Thakkar said, “We are honoured to be included in the 2016 International Ashden Awards shortlist. This is a great validation for the hard work of our dedicated partners, sales agents, staff and customers do to get bright, clean solar light into homes each day.” Parul Zaveri from the group said: “The teams of Abhikram and Panika, past and present, are extremely happy at being shortlisted for this prestigious award.”
Four clean energy organisations from India have been shortlisted for this year's prestigious Ashden International Awards, known as the "Green Oscars". The organisations shortlisted for the awards include a Gujarat-based company that specialises in blending sustainability and energy efficiency in buildings with beautiful design; a Rajasthan-based last-mile project to provide the hard-to-reach with access to clean energy; a Mumbai-based network enabling women salt farmers to increase revenue through solar-powered salt pumps and another firm which has succeeded in lighting up four million households in the country.