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Ravi Sankar

Ravi Sankar

Manager | VIF

How India Must Take The Grand Alliance For Solar Power Forward

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron during the ISA summit at Hyderabad House in New Delhi. (Mohd Zakir/Hindustan Times via GettyImages)
Snapshot
  • Having clearly signalled its intent to become a global player in solar technology, India has to now live up to the promises made at the summit.

Recently, India hosted the heads of 23 nations and 10 ministerial representatives for the first International Solar Alliance (ISA) summit, which is expected to give a boost to India’s ambitions to lead global sustainable development. The Delhi summit was co-hosted by President Ram Nath Kovind and his French counterpart, President Emmanuel Macron. This is also the first time an international and inter-governmental organisation has set up its headquarters in India.

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