‘ORGANIZATION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PEOPLE’ (ODP), is the Diocesan Social Service Society (DSSS) of Mysore intended for an integrated human development of the socially and economically disadvantaged, the underprivileged and the marginalized sections of Society. Inspired by Christian values of love, sharing, caring, universal brotherhood, concern for the needy, Equality, Justice and Peace, the Diocese of Mysore established and registered the Organization (ODP) on 4th January 1984.
Thursday, 17 November 2011
NRM – Case Study – Kokkubare as a model village for energy efficiency 2011 | ODP Mysore
Kokkubare is a small hamlet consisting of 55 families, on the hills of Male Mahadeswara in Kollegal Talukand is being developed as a model village for energy efficiency. The people in this hamlet responded positively to the ARE concepts and welcomed the idea of saving the environment through Alternate Renewable Energy. 23 families have installed home lights, 2 families have availed solar lanterns and 20 families have constructed chulhas. This hamlet, where electricity has not reached till now and where not a single electric light had burnt before – is now illuminated through solar energy under ARE concept.