|About Dr Harish Hande
Dr. Harish Hande, a 2011 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee, is the Co-Founder and Chairman of SELCO Solar Light, a social enterprise that provides affordable renewable energy services to the poor in rural India. He is also the CEO of SELCO Foundation, an open source, not for profit platform creating solutions linking sustainable energy to poverty eradication.
SELCO India is renowned for its customized product, door-step financing and service. To date, it has installed solar home lighting systems in over 650,000 households.
Harish is a graduate of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and has a Master’s degree and Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts. He was a speaker at AFES 2018 on the Future of Energy.
Learn more at selcofoundation.org