#REINVEST2018 Programme: Session Details

Wednesday 3 October, 2018 1000 - 1600 IST HALL 2A Session Coordinators

2nd IORA Renewable Energy Experts’ Meeting

Ms Veena Sinha
Director (IR), MNRE
T: 011 24364188

2nd IORA Renewable Energy Experts’

Meeting meeting will: 

  • Discuss avenues of collaboration on existing technologies – solar, wind, hydel, geothermal, etc.
  • Deliberate upon future possibilities – offshore wind farms, rooftop solar, floating solar, wind-solar hybrid farms, tidal energy, etc.
  • Identify hurdles in cooperation and coordination among concerned agencies and suggest feasible options to address these challenges, covering areas such as regulatory policies, funding constraints and avenues and sharing of technology.
  • Explore partnerships between IORA and existing renewable energy institutions.
  • Identify and deliberate upon feasible mechanisms for capacity building through training opportunities and sharing of best practices among IORA countries in this sector.

Focus Sessions

  • Energy Need for IORA
  • RE Vistas
  • Challenges in RE implementation (G2B)
  • Possibilities and Opportunities for International Collaboration
  • Noting of ‘Key Takeaways’, to be presented to IORA RE Ministers the next day

This event will be jointly organised by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) and Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) of the Government of India, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Indian Ocean Rim Association IORA. It will coincide with the First Assembly of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) and the 2nd Global RE-INVEST, Renewable Energy Investors’ Meet & Expo.