As the government seeks to boost power generation and bridge a yawning demand-supply chasm in India’s rickety electricity infrastructure, private equity and venture capital investors are lining up

Low price, high value
CFLs use only 20 per cent of the energy an incandescent bulb uses, to generate the same amount of illumination. They also last much longer. But they cost up to 10 times more. If made available at Rs 10-15, they will be great value for money.

The plan