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The Prime Minister received the Global Energy and Environment Leadership Award.
Global Energy and Environment Leadership Award:
- Global Energy and Environment Leadership Award was instituted in 2016.
- Awarded by: the Cambridge Energy Research Associates Week (CERAWeek).
- Purpose: The Global Energy and Environment Leadership award recognize the commitment of leadership to the future of global energy and the environment. Awarded for: Providing solutions and policies for energy access, affordability, and environmental stewardship.
- It was founded in 1983 by Daniel Yergin. It is an annual energy conference organized by the information and insights company IHS Markit in Houston, US.
- The conference provides a platform for discussion on a range of energy-related topics.
Source: The Hindu