Well-designed infrastructure development programmes play a key role in reducing poverty and ensuring environmental sustainability. The India Infrastructure Report 2010 emphasizes the need to align infrastructure projects with the goal of a low-carbon economy.
Authoritative and insightful, the report examines: Legal and Regulatory Issues; Financing Infrastructure Development; Energy Infrastructure; Transport Infrastructure; Urban Infrastructure; Rural Infrastructure.
It reviews the developments in individual sectors-ultra mega power projects, dams, highways, airports, and construction projects. Incorporating case studies from Delhi, Mumbai, and West Bengal, this report highlights policy initiatives taken by the government to achieve a low carbon sustainable economy.