On the World Financial Discussion board Annual Assembly 2022 in Davos, ReNew Energy on Tuesday introduced that it has signed a memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Maharashtra authorities to make investments Rs 50,000 crore ($6 billion) within the state with an influence producing capability of as much as 12,000 Megawatts. Sumant Sinha, Chairman and Managing Director of ReNew Energy, signed the pact with the Authorities of Maharashtra.
Furthermore, the state, beneath the Magnetic Maharashtra 2.0 program, additionally witnessed a number of investments from Singapore, Indonesia, the USA, and Japan. These additionally included funding in numerous sectors reminiscent of prescription drugs and medical gadgets, IT, knowledge centres, textiles, meals processing, packaging, paper and pulp, metal, and so on.
Along with these, Maharashtra has additionally signed an MoU with Byju’s for introducing digital content material within the distant areas of the state and municipal faculties in Mumbai. This MoU goals to help lakhs of scholars in Maharashtra’s state-run faculties, in response to an official assertion.
Iqbal Chahal, IAS, Commissioner, BMC and Shri Ranjit Deol, IAS, Secretary, College Schooling joined the occasion in a web based mode, whereas BYJU’s founders Byju and Divya Raveendran had been current on the WEF’s Maharashtra lounge at Davos.
The state has additionally inked a strategic co-operation settlement with World Inexperienced Constructing Council for data sharing. This co-operation would assist the state in reaching its web zero-emission targets and for the capability constructing of state authorities in Environmental Sustainability Governance.
The Magnetic Maharashtra 2.0 program was conceptualised beneath Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray for strengthening the resilience of the state’s economic system.
As of now, a complete of 10 editions of those applications have been organised, with 122 MoUs bringing funding price Rs 2.7 lakh crore ($35 billion) within the state with a possible to generate round 4 lakh new jobs.
Aaditya Thackeray, State Minister of Setting & Local weather Change; Subhash Desai, Minister of Industries; Dr Nitin Raut, Minister of Power and plenty of extra dignitaries had been current through the ceremony together with business representatives from the signing firms.