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New Delhi : An agreement was signed on August 7, 2019, between the National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE) and United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) to initiate a skill development programme for different levels of beneficiaries in the solar thermal energy sector.
NISE and UNIDO will engage national and international experts to bring the best practices by developing specialised training material, according to a PIB release.
The agreement is part of the ongoing MNRE-GEF-UNIDO project to support capacity building and skill development of technical manpower in the Concentrated Solar Thermal Energy Technologies (CST) which are being used to replace conventional fossil fuels e.g. coal, diesel, furnace oil etc. and save costs and emissions in the industrial process heat applications.