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Partnership IQ

July 31, 2015

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Rooftop Solar

Rooftop solar PV provides access to green power for  large numbers of people, using structures that already exist—a must for crowded urban sites where space is  at a premium. Public-private partnerships have made these “rent-a-roofs” successful throughout India. The  State of Gujarat’s in-depth experience with rooftop  solar PPPs, tailored specifically to overcome complex  constraints, is a model that is being replicated widely throughout the country and has implications for other emerging economies.

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Grain Storage

India has a number of early lessons to offer in the development of grain storage PPPs: from specific bid requirements and clauses in draft contracts, the importance ofensuring early understanding and acceptability of project structures by investors, to the critical role of transparency