DIREC 2010 is the fourth in the series of global Ministerial-level Conferences on Renewable Energy, which follows from the initiative taken at the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg, acknowledging the significance of renewable energy for sustainable development. DIREC 2010 is an international platform for government, private sector, and civil society leaders to jointly address the goal of advancing renewable energy.

An official Side Event is being organised titled " Towards Renewable Energy Law" By Enviro Legal Defence Firm (ELDF) and Heinrich Böll Foundation (HBF)
at DIREC-2010. An invite for the event is given below with the necessary
information.

Towards a Renewable Energy Law in India-Locally Adaptable, Globally Competitive: DIREC-2010-Official side event


The Enviro Legal Defence Firm (ELDF) and Heinrich Böll Foundation (HBF) are organizing an official side event titled “Towards a Renewable Energy Law in India-Locally Adaptable, Globally Competitive” as part of the Delhi International Renewable Energy Conference (DIREC), 2010 on 28th October 2010 at:

Room: Narmada,
India Exposition Mart Ltd.,
Knowledge Park –II,
Greater Noida (National Capital Region of Delhi).

This event is primarily meant for decision-makers, regulators, funding agencies, academia, private enterprises and all those interested in strengthening renewable energy governance in India. As you are already involved in the process of development of renewable energy, we are pleased to invite you to attend and participate in the discussions at this official side event for creating an enabling legal and regulatory framework for India.

Registration

You can apply for registration on the following link:
http://www.direc2010.gov.in/official-side-events.html

Further information

For more information on the conference:
http://www.direc2010.gov.in/

For more information on the official side event contact us:

Heinrich Böll Stiftung - India
C-20, First Floor
Qutub Institutional Area
New Delhi - 110016
India

Phone Number:
+ 91 11 2685 4405 + 91 11 2651 6695

Fax Number:
+ 91 11 2696 2840

E-mail: india at hbfasia.org

OR

Enviro Legal Defence Firm
278, Sector 15A
NOIDA-201301
Uttar Pradesh
India


Telephone:
+91-120-2517248;
Tele fax:
+91-120-4358872

SLWG holding parallel event on "Promoting Rural Entrepreneurs for Enhancing Access to Clean Lighting Options"

The solar lighting working group (SLWG) will hold a parallel event on "Promoting Rural Entrepreneurs for Enhancing Access to Clean Lighting Options" at the DIREC 2010 conference in Delhi, India on 28 October 2010. Panelists will discuss how to promote business opportunities through the supply and use of clean lighting in off-grid areas. SLWG convener TERI is organizing the half-day event with sponsorship from ADB and REEEP. DIREC 2010 is the fourth in the series of International Renewable Energy Conferences that followed from the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg. Registration for DIREC 2010 is open online at www.direc2010.gov.in.