Government of Andhra Pradesh seeks to put forward, the pathway for a rapid economic growth scenario while at the same time striving for a sustainable and thriving ecosystem. i.e., accomplishing the twin objectives of Sustainable Development and Inclusive Growth by incorporating Green and Sustainability into its developmental goals and strategies. Green Economy, is one of the key pillars of Economic Transformation.
The State strives to achieve the four pillars of Economic Transformation, i.e. Inclusive Growth, Sustained Double-Digit Growth, Technology in Governance and Green Economy. Towards achieving the target, the State has identified six building blocks for Green Economy, i.e. Clean Energy, Green Cover, Sustainable Water Use, Healthy Environment, Disaster Resilience and Climate Change Mitigation.
Andhra Pradesh aims to have by 2029, 30% share of renewable energy, 50% green cover, 100% drought proofing, 60% water use efficiency, 100% solid and liquid waste management, Infrastructure, which is resilient to disasters and reduced green house gas emissions. The state has put tremendous efforts on all the six building blocks of Green Economy. This brochure presents the initiatives of the State towards achieving the Green Economy.