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APR 03 2017

Solar energy generation for brighter India-Saudi Arabia business: SIBN

  • Economic Times, ET Bureau / Hyderabad
  • Created: Mon 03rd APR 2017

Saudi Indian Business Network (SIBN), a body to promote bilateral trade between the two countries, held a two-day scholarly and business seminar in Jeddah to explore the field of renewable energy.

The Consul general of India, Muhammad Noor Rahman Sheikh, inaugurated the event. Referring to the Vision 2030 of Saudi Arabia, which aims to diversify fuel based energy to include renewable energy, Sheikh asserted that India can be a great partner in it.

He underlined India's 2022 target of producing 175 GW renewable energy in which 100 GW would be from solar energy.

With the seminar titled "Photovoltaic Solar Power - Opportunities in Saudi Arabia and India", panelists from both the nations discussed mutual business opportunities in the field of renewable power and solar energy.

 

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BILATERAL Renewable Energy Solar Energy Energy Saudi Arabia Power India solar power Solar

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