Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said India is the third-largest and the fastest-growing aviation market in the world in terms of domestic aviation.
PM Modi was addressing the India Energy Forum.
India’s energy plans aims to ensure energy justice, the prime minister said, adding that this will be secured while fully following our global commitments for sustainable goals.
The prime minister said India is one of the most active nations in furthering renewable source of energy. “With a smaller carbon footprint, our energy sector will be growth-centric, industry-friendly and environment-conscious.”
Lauding India’s efforts of energy conservation, PM Modi said, “In the last six years, over 11 million smart LED street lights were installed. This has enabled an estimated energy saving of 60 billion units per year. The estimated greenhouse gas emission reduction with this programme is over 4.5 crore tonnes of CO2 annually.”
By Hindustan Times