Centre tells States to follow AP in energy efficiency


Centre tells States to follow AP in energy efficiency

The Union Ministry of Power in a letter advised the States to establish stand-alone State Designated Agencies (SDAs) on the lines of Andhra Pradesh for promotion of efficient use of energy and its conservation as the government has embarked upon achieving reduction of around 550 million tonnes of CO2 by 2030 thorough a number of energy efficiency measures, besides saving of 500 billion units of electricity.

AP State Energy Efficiency Corporation (APSEEDCO) has been set up by the state government for energy efficiency and conservation in the State. In a teleconference on Sunday, principal secretary for energy and APCRDA Ajay Jain briefed the Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu that as per the letter of the Centre, only AP and Kerala established dedicated stand-alone State Designated Agencies (SDAs) out of the 35 states/Union Territories in the country so far. Read More

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