India may rope in e-commerce giants Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal to sell solar products

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The government is roping in the popular marketing platforms of e-commerce companies Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal to promote solar energy in the country, according to a senior government official, who did not wish to be named.

The ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) has been writing to these firms to showcase solar energy products such as water heaters, lanterns, chargers, house systems, lights and coolers on their platforms.

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