ISA trillion dollar opportunity to serve humanity: Piyush Goyal

ISA trillion dollar opportunity to serve humanity: Piyush Goyal

Team EnergyInfraPost The international solar alliance is a trillion dollar opportunity to serve humanity and those in the dark, Piyush Goyal, Minister of State for power, coal, new and renewable energy said in New York on Friday. Goyal was speaking at the roundtable on International Solar Alliance – the Trillion Dollar Opportunity – organised by the […]

Piyush Goyal jointly launches Programmes under ISA at UN Headquarters in New York

Piyush Goyal jointly launches Programmes under ISA at UN Headquarters in New York

Team EnergyInfraPost India’s Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal & New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal and Ségolène Royal, French Minister of Environment, Energy and the Sea, in charge of International Relations on Climate and President of COP21 co-chaired a Ministerial Side Event on International Solar Alliance (ISA) at Headquarters of the United Nations […]

“We Intend To Reach Every Home in the Country by 2019,” Piyush Goyal at CII Annual Session

“We Intend To Reach Every Home in the Country by 2019,” Piyush Goyal at CII Annual Session

The minister emphasised that his government will focus on increasing electricity demand, developing hydro power and intrastate transmission. He also added that there is a need to build enough redundancy in the system to address breakdowns. Goyal stressed that public-private partnerships are central to the power sector. He expressed confidence that India would meet the target of 20,000 MW of solar power by 2017 and the 100 gigawatts target of renewable energy by 2022.

Solar power set to get a major boost

Modi to announce a mega initiative on setting up of an International Solar Alliance with French President Hollande on January 25

Solar power set to get a major boost

International Solar Alliance (ISA) is an Indian initiative and is an alliance of 121 solar resource rich countries lying fully or partially between the tropic of Cancer and tropic of Capricorn. In a significant move, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Francois Hollande will jointly announce the setting up of a specialized platform that […]