UN secy gen to attend global solar meet in Delhi
NEW DELHI: UN secretary general Antonio Guterres will attend the second Global RE-Invest summit and the first assembly of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) in New Delhi on October 2. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the summit which will continue till October 5.
This edition of RE-Invest will also host a meeting of energy ministers of Indian Ocean Rim Association countries. The first edition of RE-Invest was held in 2015, the year India proposed the concept of ISA and launched it with the support of solar-rich nations.
The 2nd Global RE-Invest is aimed at building upon the success of the earlier summit and providing an international forum to established players as well as new segments of investors and entrepreneurs to engage, ideate and innovate on renewable energy sector involving solar, wind, geothermal and biomass-based clean energy generation.
RE-Invest will be organised by the country’s new and renewable energy ministry in partnership with the ISA.