NSEFI and NCPRE, IIT Bombay enter into Agreement to promote Indian Innovation in Energy Technologies
New Delhi : National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI), India’s largest umbrella organisation for Solar Energy stakeholders and Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Bombay entered into an agreement of collaboration to closely work on strategic energy transition technology areas including Solar Manufacturing and Green Hydrogen.
In a move aimed at increasing focus on Industry Academia collaboration in the important area of Renewable Energy this cooperation between NSEFI and the National Centre for Photovoltaic Research and Education (NCPRE), IIT Bombay will foster the Industry-Academia Collaboration in areas including Energy Innovation, New Applications of RE technologies, Advanced Research in Solar PV material and component , applications of AI/ML in RE and Green Hydrogen Sector along with Skill Development in Green Energy sector. This cooperation will also aim at development of new India-specific standards in the Renewable energy sector while also focusing on specialised training of industry professionals in emerging areas in Solar Energy.
In the august presence of Shri Indu Shekhar Chaturvedi, Secretary MNRE, Shri Dinesh Jagdale, Joint Secretary, MNRE, Shri Pranav R Mehta Chairman NSEFI, Shri Ravi Reddy, Director, IndoSol Solar, Chair, NSEFI Manufacturing Committee and Prof Subhasis Chaudhari, Director, IIT Bombay - NSEFI CEO, Subrahmanyam Pulipaka and IIT Bombay Dean R&D, Prof. Milind D. Atrey, signed this MoU in New Delhi on 13th September, 2022.