lndia is today the fastest growing major economy in the world, and a hub for businesses and investment opportunities. The 'MAKE lN lNDlA" lnitiative, a major flagship program launched by the Indian government, is providing an open and welcoming business environment to foreign investors and transforming India into a global destination for manufacturing. One of the key focus sectors under the Make in lndia Mission is "Renewable and Power Sector''. India has the fifth largest power generation portfolio in the world. Government of India has a target of adding 175 GW of renewable power in the country by 2022, which will offer massive investment opportunities across the value chain. Economic growth, increasing prosperity, a growing rate of urbanization and rising per capita energy consumption has led to increased demand for energy in the country.
With unfolding of the lndian Energy growth story, huge opportunities have emerged for the lndo-German collaboration in this sector. ln order to provide greater insight into the possible synergies for cooperation, Embassy of lndia - Berlin & Consulate General of lndia - Hamburg are organizing a special sector-focused event on "Oppoftunities in Renewable and Power/Elnergy-Sector" on 9th December 2016 at 1000-1300 hrs at Chamber of Gommerce (Adolphsplatz 1, 20457 Hamburg in support with Renewable Energy Hamburg Cluster, Chamber of Commerce, German Asia Pacific Business Association.
The event will help you in understanding better about the current growth outlook and market development in these sectors, the ongoing reform agenda, opportunities and challenges for growth for German companies in these sectors. Participants will also learn about the "Make in lndia Mittelstand!" Program which is local fast track for all your investment needs into lndia. ln addition, you will learn about different cross border investment efforts and their outcomes, in selected case studies and about the much talked Goods & Services Tax regime.
Please confirm your participation for this event by registering at: firstname.lastname@example.org by 30 November 2016.