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International Solar alliance comes into existence.

TNPSC Current Affairs - December 2017 by TNPSC Guru
Guinea ratified the International Solar Alliance Framework agreement on 6th November and  Internatonal Solar Alliance has become treaty –based international Intergovernmental organization.  Guinea is the 15th country to ratify the ISA Framework.

International Solar Alliance (ISA) headquartered in India located in the campus of National Institute of Solar Energy, Gurgaon.

About International Solar Alliance (ISA):
  • ISA is an Indian Initiative jointly launched by India and France in sideline of COP-21 on November 30 2015 at Paris, France
  • ISA aims at addressing obstacles on using solar energy efficiently and will help to utilise Solar energy efficiently in the solar energy rich countries. .
  • In simple, it is an association of countries with the aim to increase the production of Solar Energy.
  • As of now 44 countries have signed and 11countries ratified the framework agreement of the ISA.
  • Once it is ratified by 15 countries, it will become a treaty based inter-governmental international organization.
  • Most of the member countries are who either fully or partially lay between Tropic of Capricorn and Tropic of Cancer.
  • India has taken leadership to share its technology and funds to some African Countries (don’t have fund and technology) to harness the solar energy.

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