India, Germany to join hands for Mumbai Metro and solar energy projects

Director General (Bilateral Cooperation) of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany, Claudia Warning, has said India and Germany will collaborate on Mumbai Metro and solar energy projects as part of a bilateral cooperation in energy and urban development sectors,

Speaking to journalists in New Delhi, the senior official of Germany’s Ministry of Economic Cooperation said, “Government-to-government negotiations were held on Wednesday and it was decided that 25 concrete projects related to energy cooperation and urban development would be carried out between the two countries.”

She added: “Germany has pledged an amount of 1.6 billion euros for projects in energy and energy efficiency and in natural resource management as well as in urban development and urban re-motorisation.”

Claudia also said: “We decided on concrete 25 projects in concrete areas where we would like to work together which is about working together for the next 3-5 years.”

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