Renewable power agency ReNew Power has tied up with HSBC India to impress 75 faculties in three states with photo voltaic power and create consciousness about local weather change in class curriculum, the 2 firms mentioned in a joint assertion. Digital labs will likely be arrange within the faculties as a part of the programme, they mentioned.
“The programme’s objective is to enhance access to learning, including digital education, and create practical awareness about the importance of fighting climate change for a better, greener and cleaner future for India,” ReNew chief sustainability officer Vaishali Sinha mentioned within the assertion.
“It will provide children with better facilities for their modern educational needs. Educating young people about sustainability and climate change is key as they will be the future warriors against global warming and preserving our beautiful planet,” she mentioned.
Highlighting the importance of the partnership, HSBC India head of company sustainability Aloka Majumdar mentioned schooling is a essential enabler of the agricultural ecosystem.
This partnership comes in the back of one other initiative, Project Surya, the place ReNew is working with its companions to coach some 1,000 ladies salt pan staff as photo voltaic panel and photo voltaic pump technicians to enhance their livelihoods and produce them into clear power transition.
HSBC India has been partaking with its non-profit companions specializing in power transition throughout sectors comparable to healthcare and dairy chilly chain.
ReNew is likely one of the largest renewable power impartial energy producers in India and globally. It develops, builds, owns and operates utility-scale wind and photo voltaic power and hydro tasks.
HSBC India provides a full vary of banking and monetary providers by means of 26 branches throughout 14 cities.