Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the International Solar Alliance at the Paris climate summit last year. And now he has taken a step forward to promote the use of solar energy.
The Modi government is trying to rope in spiritual gurus in a bid to promote its target of creating 40,000 MW of rooftop solar power capacity.
How? By ensuring that their ashrams are solar powered.
If reports are to be believed, a top government official said that the Union New and Renewable Energy Ministry is roping in religious and interfaith gurus to spread the awareness.
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