One Sun One World One Grid

  Nov 18, 2021

One Sun One World One Grid

Q  Why is it in News ?

A The Union Minister for Power and New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has addressed the Ministerial session of the Green Grids Initiative-One Sun One World One Grid (OSOWOG) Northwest Europe Cooperative Event.

Q  What is need of One Sun, One World, One Grid  (OSOWOG) ?

With India at the fulcrum, the solar spectrum can easily be divided into two broad zones viz: 

  1. Far East: It would include countries like Myanmar, Vietnam, Thailand, Lao, Cambodia and
  2. Far West: It would cover the Middle East and the Africa Region

Q How will the plan be implemented ?

A The plan is divided into three phases:

Q How novel is the idea?

A (1) Scale of the program

(2) Pivotal moment in India’s energy history

(3) Sustainability

(4) India extending leadership

Q What is Significance of OSOWOG ?

Q What are Limitations of OSOWOG ?

Q What can be Way forward ?

Q What are some details about International Solar Alliance ?