Tata Power has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Afghanistan Government-owned power distribution company Da Afghanistan Bresha Sherkat for all three activities of power in Afghanistan i.e. Generation, Transmission and Distribution. Praveer Sinha, CEO and MD Tata power, said: “Afghanistan has huge natural resources, including rivers and sun power which can help sustain the country.”
The four-day event, kick started on Wednesday, is aimed at bolstering trade besides showcasing business and investment opportunities in Afghanistan.
Tata power is looking to tap "huge" opportunities in Afghanistan, where only 35 per cent of the people have access to electricity, said Praveer Sinha, chief executive officer and managing director, Tata Power.
"When we look at the power sector and how we can play a role in Afghanistan, we see huge opportunity. The country unfortunately does not have universal access of power as just about 35 per cent of the peo