Key Messages

 This is a policy brief regarding Low Carbon and Climate - resilient irrigation Pumping in Karnataka,analysing certain Issueslike :
 Poor pumpset efficiencies
 Low power supply quality
 Over-exploitation of groundwater resources
 Lack of robust Monitoring and Verification
(M&V) and financing mechanisms
 Lack of supply metering
 Weak subsidy targeting and proposing solutions to it

Low Carbon and Climate - resilient irrigation Pumping in Karnataka: Challenges and Prospects