Oorja Development raises $1 million for agri-solar solutions

Oorja Development Solutions (Oorja) has secured $1 million in seed funding from Schneider Electric Energy Access Asia (SEEAA).

Oorjawill utilize the funding for agri-solar infrastructure projects and to expand its operations in northern India. The The company is expected to deploy 121 solar projects concentrated in 22 clusters, impacting up to 6,000 low-income houses by December 2022. These projects will save about 200 metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions by December 2022.