Q.4)The waste-to-energy initiative can boost India's goal of “energy diversification”. Critically evaluate.
Why this Question:
Indian Oil and NDMC have signed a MoU for development of a waste to energy plant at Ranikhera.
Key demand of the Question:
Evaluation of the waste-to-energy initiative and its future in India.
Give your verdict as to what extent a statement or findings within a piece of research are true, or to what extent you agree with them. Provide evidence taken from a wide range of sources which both agree with and contradict an argument. Come to a final conclusion, basing your decision on what you judge to be the most important factors and justify how you have made your choice.
Give an introduction about the waste-to-energy initiative of the government.
In the first part, write about advantages of the initiative and the need and impact of this initiative in a country like India where maximum of the energy demands are met from imports and mostly of the conventional sources of energy which are non-renewable.
In the next part, mention the challenges that the initiative is likely to face.
Conclude by giving a way forward to overcome the challenges.