Delegation of International Solar Alliance visits Delhi Metro


NEW DELHI: A delegation of International Solar Alliance (ISA) member countries on Friday visited the Delhi Metro- the first metro in the world to go green. 

During the visit, the DMRC officials presented its solar success story in front of the International delegates.
According to the official report, the DMRC officers showcased the initiatives taken by the Delhi Metro, which involves both long term tie-up of the utility-scale solar project and rooftop solar projects at metro stations.
It was also discussed how it has economically benefitted the organisation besides achieving the distinction of being the first metro in the world to go green
The delegation is currently in Delhi attending the second assembly of the ISA.
ISA was launched in 2015, with the intent of bringing together all the countries lying fully or partially between the Tropic of Cancer and Capricorn on to one international platform.
Since its formation, the ISA has grown to have 121 prospective countries with 79 signatory member countries and it is the first international body to have a secretariat in India, located at Gurugram in Haryana.
The first assembly of ISA was held in Delhi on 02nd October 2018 and the second assembly is presently being held in Delhi.

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