Renewable Energy Expert
Support Environment in Auroville, India
PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND IMPACT
The vision of AVC is to facilitate a two-way flow of exchange between Auroville and the 'outside' world. This exchange can take place through ideas, projects and people. We are primarily focused on projects relating to the environment as well as health and wellness. Founded in 2010, AVC is a business unit of the non-profit organization Auroville Foundation.
AVC provides expertise in areas of environment and sustainability by drawing upon & coordinating with experts in Auroville. AVC engages at the strategic level with policy input, detailed planning and design as well as implementation.
Understanding of living and working in Auroville, local culture and mindsets.
You, as a volunteer, will
- undertake a secondary research on the environmental benefits of different renewable energy systems
- support us in technical assessments, project writing and fundraising for renewable energy projects (solar, biogas, mini wind turbines)
- be able to live and work in Auroville while interacting with people of local culture and mindset
- Commissioning and installation of the monitoring strategy and ongoing monitoring of energy produced.
- Renewable Energy
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We Provide These Local Benefits
A monthly stipend will be provided after a two month probation period. The stipend shall be enough to cover basic living expenses.
Lunch will be provided.
We will offer you staying at an international community that is built on spiritual values, very good quality of life, working with passionate people. You will be able to work as part of a multicultural and multidisciplinary team.
An introduction program to Auroville will be organized. Other benefits are: staying at an international community that is built on spiritual values, very good quality of life, working with passionate people.
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Industry: Management Consulting, Renewables & Environment
Size: Small organization: 5 - 25 persons
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