Case Study

PPP Insights | Street Lighting PPPs in Indian Cities

September 21, 2021

Street lighting PPPs help provide better services, improve business and public safety, and increase energy efficiency by up to 70%. This IFC sector note provides lessons and examples on scaling up innovative PPP solutions in public street lighting infrastructure across India.


  • Street Lighting & Energy Consumption in India: The Development Challenge
  • Case Study 1: The City of Bhubaneswar 2013
  • Case Study 2: The City of Jaipur 2014
  • Table: Shared Savings Model vs. Notional Savings Model
  • Case Study 3: Odisha State 2016
  • Case Study 4: The City of Bengaluru 2019
  • Lessons from India's Experience in Street Lighting PPPs