Union minister Prakash Javadekar also spells out govt's stand on other contentious issues
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set a target of generating 1 lakh megawatt electricity through solar power, said Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar. The ambitious project, requiring Rs 6 lakh crore, would be raised through private and foreign
investments. Once complete, it would curb carbon emission caused by burning 14 crore tonnes of coal annually, he asserted.