It is not known how India’s negotiations at the 24th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP) will be received. Its pavilion, however, has caught the eye of global participants.
Based on the theme of ‘One World, One Sun, One Grid’, the country’s pavilion this year focuses on renewable energy, green cover, energy efficiency among other issues. Two robotic hands, presenting a three-dimensional information on the latest progress on these issues, are one of the key attractions here.
With an intent of promoting cycling as daily transport mode, the pavilion is home to a digital bicycle which takes the rider to the popular streets of New Delhi, highlighting on the way the efforts taken by the government in improving cleanliness, green cover and other environment-friendly measures.
Highlighting India’s target of adding 227 gigawatt (GW) of renewable energy capacity by 2022, the pavilion showcases that the country globally ranks 6th in total solar installed capacity. Read More