India, US to pursue ways to deepen their partnership on climate, clean energy

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Washington, Apr 8 (PTI) India and the US will pursue ways in which they can deepen their partnership on climate and clean energy, the Biden administration...
said on Thursday after Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi during which they affirmed that the two countries can creatively collaborate on a 2030 agenda.

Kerry travelled to India this week and met with Modi, during which they discussed US-India cooperation on addressing the climate crisis and raising global ambition heading into President Biden's Leaders Summit on Climate April 22-23, the 26th Conference of the Parties (COP26) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change later this year, and beyond, the State Department said.

Kerry and Modi affirmed that given the two nations' shared desire to combat climate change and complementary strengths, the USt and India can creatively collaborate on a 2030 agenda for clean and green technologies in the service of the planet.

'Officials of the two countries will pursue ways in which they can deepen their partnership on climate and clean energy in this critical decade," the State Department said in a readout of Kerry's India travel.

During the meeting,…
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