Community lighting for safer neighborhoods

Community lighting for safer neighborhoods

Energy is an enabler on various fronts. Having access to modern form of clean energy is empowering on multiple levels wherein lack of it creates marginalization. For example lack of access to street lighting in a village seriously hampers mobility post-sunset, limits working hours, movement of women as well as raises serious security concerns. Taking this into account G.R.I.D. provided solar based community lighting system in Rajokri, Jammu & Kashmir to a remote community staying at a high altitude and changed their lives for brighter future.