Cabinet approves MoU of India-Uzbekistan for cooperation in the field of Solar Energy

Jan 20: The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi was apprised of the signing of Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) between India and Uzbekistan for cooperation in the field of Solar Energy.

The main area of work under is to identify research/demonstration/pilot projects between the National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE), Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, India and the International Solar Energy Institute (ISEI), Uzbekistan in the following mutually identified areas:

  1. Solar Photovoltaic
  2. Storage Technologies
  3. Transfer of Technology

Based on mutual agreement, both parties would work for the implementation and deployment of pilot projects in the International Solar Alliance (ISA) member countries.