Jammu,March 15 (Scoop News)- Dr. Jonathan Craig, Senior Vice President, eni,
Dr. Craig, Prof. Bindra and Prof. Bhat briefed the Governor, who is the Chancellor of the
The Governor while interacting with the Visiting Professors emphasized the need for sustainable development of varied resources in Himalaya, particularly the energy and water resources to meet the present and future requirements of the growing economy, with a focus on producing clean energy to protect the environment and ecology. He hoped that the projected conference will adequately focus on tapping non-conventional resources of energy like wind, solar, bio and geo-thermal besides hydro power to increase the availability of energy and, at the same time, ensuring the protection of the eco-system. He also stressed the crucial importance of sensitizing the public at large about environment issues.
Dr. Craig is Principal Organizer of the Conference while Prof. Bhat is its Organizer. They stated that pre-conference and post-conference field visits of Ladakh region are also being planned for the delegates participating in the conference.