India offers renewable energy expertise to island nations

////India offers renewable energy expertise to island nations

India offers renewable energy expertise to island nations

New Delhi: India is ready to share its expertise in renewable energy with small island nations, Union Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister R K Singh said Wednesday. “India has chosen the path of sustainable growth and we want to leave a green planet for our future generations. That is why our focus is on renewable energy. We are aiming for 100 per cent renewable energy in Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep and India is ready to share expertise among other small island Nations, said Singh in a statement.

Singh was addressing delegates of Know India Programme from various countries, including Mauritius, Fiji, Suriname, Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago and South Africa here on Wednesday.

Know India Programme is a flagship programme of Ministry of External Affairs for engagement with Indian origin youth (between 18-30 years) to enhance their awareness about India, its cultural heritage, art and to familiarize them with various aspects of contemporary India. The programme has been in existence since 2003.

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