Cabinet approves MoU between India, Uzbekistan for cooperation in solar energy field

at 12:42 pm
India, Uzbekistan

New Delhi (NVI): The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Uzbekistan for cooperation in the field of solar energy.

According to an official statement, the MoU will be signed between the National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE), Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, India and the International Solar Energy Institute (ISEI), Uzbekistan.

Under the MoU, the main area of work is to identify research, demonstration and pilot projects between India and Uzbekistan, it said.

In addition, the mutually identified areas include solar photovoltaic, storage technologies and transfer of technology.

Furthermore, based on mutual agreement, both parties would work for implementation and deployment of pilot project in International Solar Alliance (ISA) member countries, the statement added.