ISA ink MoU with Japan’s JICA, JBIC & NEDO for solar energy development
A Memorandum of Cooperation was signed between the Government of Japan, Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), and the International Solar Alliance (ISA). ).
The pact was signed for cooperation in solar energy, the Japanese Embassy said in a statement.
KAWAZU Kunihiko signed it, Chargé d'Affaires ad interim of Japan to India, Deputy Chief of Mission, Minister, Embassy of Japan (on behalf of the Government of Japan); KURIHARA Toshihiko, Chief Representative, JBIC New Delhi Representative Office; SAITO Mitsunori, Chief Representative, JICA India Office; KAKU Yoshiro, Chief Representative, NEDO New Delhi Office; and Ajay Mathur, Director General, ISA.
"The purpose of this Memorandum is to establish a framework for a cooperative, institutional relationship to encourage and promote concrete multilateral cooperation between the Government of Japan, JBIC, JICA NEDO, and ISA in renewable energy," the statement said.
Under Cooperation this Memorandum will include solar technologies and related technologies as a means of promoting renewable energy; energy efficiency, energy-saving, and energy storage technologies; and technological innovations in the solar energy industry and promotion of the cleantech ecosystem in the Member States of ISA.