Tags: Narendra Modi

PM Modi calls upon every country to think of greater good in fight against climate change

The twentieth edition of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) flagship event “World Sustainable Development Summit 2021” was inaugurated virtually by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi on February 10th, 2021 in the presence of dignitaries that included Dr Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, Mohamed Nasheed, Speaker of the People’s Majlis, Republic of Maldives (Former President […]

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Watch: PM Modi’s address at Climate Adaptation Summit 2021

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the Climate Adaptation Summit 2021 said India welcomes the Climate Adaptation Summit and applauds the leadership of Prime Minister Mark Rutte towards this cause. He said Climate Adaptation is more significant today than ever before. And, it is a key element of India’s developmental efforts. Here is the excerpt from […]

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World’s largest renewable energy park in Gujarat, EESL solar project, blockchain-enabled Trading of Solar Power and more

This week’s solar news wrap includes- World’s largest renewable energy park in Gujarat, EESL solar project, IEEFA, NTPC tender, blockchain-enabled Trading of Solar Power and more Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently laid the foundation stone of the world’s largest renewable energy park in Gujarat’s Kutch. Spread over 72,600 hectares of waste land, the 30,000 megawatt […]

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Solar News Wrap: RE- Invest 2020, India’s renewable energy growth, MP 5000 MW solar park and more

This week’s solar news wrap includes RE- Invest 2020, India’s renewable energy growth, MP 5000 MW solar park and more:- 1. PM Narendra Modi inaugurated the 3rd Global Renewable Energy Investment Meeting and Expo -RE-Invest 2020.He said India is progressively becoming a preferred destination for investment in renewables. In the last 6 years, nearly Rs […]

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Govt working to reduce carbon footprint by 30-35 percent: PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi on Saturday said India is trying to reduce its carbon footprint by 30-35 per cent and working to double its oil refining capacity in the next 5 years. PM Modi stressed on Gujarat`s solar power movement and said that the energy sector can provide growth and jobs alike. He was virtually addressing […]

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India-EU To Step Up Cooperation In Climate Change, Science And Technology, Space

India and the European Union on Wednesday resolved to step up cooperation in environment and climate change and extend the ambit of collaboration in the areas of space and science and technology. At the 15th India-Summit, the two sides also decided to ramp up cooperation in the areas of water, air quality and nuclear energy. […]

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PM Modi’s #9PM9Minute lights-out call went well, but we did it wrong again

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged people to switch off the lights at their homes and light up lamps, candles or mobile phone torches for nine minutes at 9 pm on Sunday to show country’s solidarity to defeat coronavirus. The event of 9 minutes light off at 9 pm on Sunday went off well […]

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ADB President meets PM Modi, pledges to support government’s flagship initiatives

Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao recently met PM Narendra Modi and pledged to support the government’s new flagship initiatives. Nakao praised the government’s vision to make India a five trillion dollar economy. PM Modi and ADB President discussed how to further enhance the partnership in areas such as the promotion of new technologies […]

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PM Modi calls for focus on alternate energy, economic cooperation at SCO Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called for greater cooperation among the SCO countries in combatting terrorism, promoting economy, alternate energy and healthcare as he outlined India’s commitment to peace and economic prosperity in the region. Addressing the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit here, Modi gave a template, ‘HEALTH’, for strengthening cooperation. “Our vision is to strengthen the healthy cooperation among […]

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