Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be honored with the CERAWeek Global Energy and Environmental Leadership Award at an Annual International Energy Conference next week. PM Modi will also address this event to be held from March 1 to 5. IHS Markit, the organizer of the event, said that the conference would include John Carrey, the US President’s representative for the climate, Bill Gates, co-chairman of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Bill Gates, founder of Breakthrough Energy, and Amin Nasir, CEO of Saudi Aramco.
Influenced by PM Modi’s vision: Yergin
IHS Market Vice Chairman and Conference Chairman Daniel Yergin said that we are very impressed by Prime Minister Modi’s vision on the role of the world’s largest democracy. We appreciate his commitment to expanding India’s leadership in sustainable development to meet the future energy needs of the country and the world. We are delighted to have awarded him the CERAWeek Global Energy and Environmental Leadership Award.
India’s role is important
He said that India has emerged as a center for global energy and environment in economic development, poverty reduction, and making its way towards a new energy future. Along with maintaining access to universal energy, India’s role is going to be very important to meet the climate objectives.
Who attends the conference?
The annual international conference is attended by energy industry leaders, experts, government officials and policymakers, technology sector leaders, financial-industrial entities, and energy technology innovators.