Barack Obama to unveil USD 7 bn Africa power plan

US President Barack Obama on Sunday will unveil a USD 7 billion plan to upgrade African power networks, in bid to end blackouts that deter business investment on the continent, the White House said.

Govt to unveil 20,000 MW solar power plan

India will soon launch an ambitious plan to boost its solar power generation from 3 MW to 20,000 MW by 2022, Farooq Abdullah, Minister for New and Renewable Energy said on Friday.