COP26 Live News: Speaking at a session in Glasgow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday said that Solar energy is totally clean and sustainable and offered a ‘One Sun, One World & One Grid’ solution to combating its availability during daytime and dependence on weather.
“Solar energy is totally clean and sustainable. Challenge is that this energy is only available during daytime and dependent on the weather. ‘One Sun, One World & One Grid’ is solution to this problem. Through a worldwide grid, clean energy can be transmitted to anywhere and anytime,” he said.
Earlier today, Modi also held bilateral talks with his Nepalese and Israeli counterparts on the sidelines of the COP26 Summit in Glasgow and discussed bilateral relations. He also met Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates and discussed ways to further sustainable development and steps to mitigate climate change.
Meanwhile, leaders at the COP26 global climate conference in Glasgow have pledged to stop deforestation by the end of the decade and slash emissions of the potent greenhouse gas methane to help slow climate change.