Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to hawk Shinkansen technology when he visits India next month, according to a Japanese newspaper.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit India in September to attend the ‘bhoomi poojan’ and foundation stone laying ceremony of the Rs. 97,636-crore Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed rail link using Japanese bullet-train technology.
Japan is keen to expand its cooperation with India’s energy sector, especially in areas like technology for coal-fired generation that faces constraints due to climate change concerns.
Japan said on Friday that unstable power supply was among the biggest investment barriers in India. The development comment comes ahead of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe’s India visit next month during which discussions on bilateral discussions on cooperation in the energy sector would get priority.
Japan today said its technologies can provide solutions for challenges being faced by India in the energy sector which offers huge opportunity for cooperation.
More than six years after three nuclear reactors melted down in Japan, the country is homing in on the lost fuel inside one of them
India’s dependence on coal will continue even after three decades from now with an estimated share of 42-50 per cent of the country’s energy mix, said a report.
The agreement between India and Japan for the cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy came into force on Thursday. This agreement between the two nations was inked on November 11, 2016, during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Tokyo.
Sri Lanka’s cabinet has approved a proposal to issue letters of intent to build two LNG power plants in the island.
Taiwan-based cell and module producer Neo Solar Power (NSP) said its downstream PV project subsidiary General Energy Solutions (GES) had sold a 14.68MW project in Fukushima, Japan and was the first time a Taiwanese company had completed and sold a utility-scale plant in Japan.