The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the International Solar Alliance (ISA) has signed a cooperation arrangement to promote solar energy deployment in Asia and the Pacific.
The cooperation envisages solar power generation, solar based mini-grids, and transmission systems for integrating solar energy into grids, among others.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Exams-
- ISA is an alliance of more than 121 countries, most of them being sunshine countries.
- Headquarters of ISA: Gurugram, Haryana.
- Manila, Philippines was the head office of ADB, which opened on 19th December 1966.
Source- Business Standard