Ministry of New & Renewable Energy organised Curtain Raiser ceremony for the 3rd Edition of Renewable Energy Investors’ Meet and Expo (RE-INVEST 2019) which will be held from 30th October to 2nd November 2019 in India, coinciding with the Second Assembly of International Solar Alliance (ISA). Objective of the event is to attract the right investments in renewable energy (RE) and present India’s RE story to the world.
Delivering the keynote address at the Curtain Raiser, Union Minister of State for Power and New & Renewable Energy (IC) and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Shri RK Singh said that India holds enormous potential in renewable energy and it is an exciting place to invest in RE. “We have witnessed the emergence of an international consensus for renewable energy & RE-INVEST provides the perfect platform to take it forward,” the Minister added.
In his opening remark, Secretary, MNRE, Shri Anand Kumar said that in 2015, India had set a target of 175 GW renewable energy capacity by 2022. We’ve already installed 80 GW and are set to exceed the target, he added.
In his address, DG, ISA, Shri Upendra Tripathy emphasized the need to align fiscal, financial & i