Powering Primary Healthcare through Solar in India

This study was done to assess the impact of the installation of solar PV systems on improving access to electricity at the PHCs, and thereby improving health service delivery. The evaluation was intended to: i. Understand the synergy between electricity access and delivery of healthcare services ii. Evaluate the impact of installed solar PV systems on addressing gaps in access to electricity iii. Assess the gaps in the transition to higher standards of primary healthcare in Chhattisgarh.