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Heads of 23 nations to attend International Solar Alliance Summit

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Heads of 23 nations and 10 ministerial representatives of different countries will attend the first Summit, co-hosted by and France, at here on Sunday.

The summit will deliberate on for the promotion of solar energy, crowd-funding and Demonstrative projects will be showcased by different nations.

will co-host the summit with French It will focus on various aspects of promoting solar in the 121 countries associated with (ISA).

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

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

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

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First Published: Sat, March 10 2018. 11:15 IST