Dr Ajay Mathur as new Director-General of International Solar Alliance
On 15th February 2021, Dr Ajay Mathur has been appointed as new Director-General of International Solar Alliance.
- he will serve from 15th March 2021.
- Also, he will take place of Upendra Tripathy who worked as Director-General.
International Solar Alliance (ISA)
- it purposes to mobilize over $1 trillion USD of investment into solar projects by 2030 through focused advocacy, policy and regulatory support, capacity building, and by overcoming perceived investment barriers.
- It was set up 2015 with the aim of acceleration the demand for and use of safe, sustainable, and affordable solar energy for all.