Nearly 250 policy makers, senior officials and experts of ASEAN and India gathered in a workshop on renewable energy cooperation which opened in New Delhi on November 5.

The two-day event focuses on deliberating upon policy and regulatory frameworks for the promotion of renewable energy in India and ASEAN countries and sharing experiences among participating countries on the development and deployment of renewable energy, while identifying institutions for establishing long-term cooperation.

The event also aims to make preparations for the incoming ASEAN-India Energy Ministers’ Meeting scheduled for November 7.

During this meeting, the ministers will specify the financing of renewable energy, the cooperation in research and development, technology transfer and resource assessment.-VNA