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Foreign dignitaries arrive to attend Solar Alliance Summit

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The stage is set for the first mega international solar summit scheduled on Sunday, which will be attended by foreign dignitaries, including several state heads and business leaders.

Heads of the states of as many as 23 nations including France, and will attend the first Summit on March 11 here.

"welcomes esteemed dignitaries from Guinea, Tuvalu, DR Congo, Gabon, Gambia, Madagascar, Malawi, for the Summit," tweeted Raveesh Kumar,

The summit assumes significance in view of India's of having 175 GW of including 100 GW solar and 60 GW wind power.

The event is being co-hosted by and to promote

Several global bankers have confirmed their participation at the event including Werner Hoyer, and Chairman, European Investment Bank, K V Kamath, President, BRICS Development Bank, Nandita Parshad, Managing Director, Energy and Natural Resources, and Banbang Susantono, Vice President,

will co-host the summit with French It will focus on various aspects of promoting in 121 countries associated with (ISA) like credit mechanism, crowd funding and sharing of

The summit will be held at

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First Published: Fri, March 09 2018. 22:15 IST