Power Ministry is planning to organise an international conference of Power Ministers to improve co-operation in area of energy. "As many as 24 countries have already confirmed their participation in the Switch Conference 2016. It is good idea to hold an International Power Ministers' Conference there," Power Ministry Piyush Goyal said.
During the Switch Conference scheduled on October 6-10 at Vadodara, the Power Ministry has planned to hold a conference of state power, coal and mines ministers. Power Ministers from various countries will also participate in the conference.
Switch is one of the largest electrical expos in the country. It represents one of the biggest networks of electrical manufacturers, innovators, technologies and partners in the industry.
It sees footfall of over 8,500 key buyers and more than 1,00,000 visitors. It represents a growth opportunity unlike any other for the electrical industry.
Promoted by the government of Gujarat, under Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL), this biennial platform is aimed to rev up India's power sector.
Source- Business standard