Delhi power distribution company (discom) BSES has won a USD 1 million grant from the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) to develop and deploy the countrys first Behavioural Energy Efficiency (BEE) programme in south and west Delhi.
The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) on Monday signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) and the Andhra Pradesh State Energy Conservation Mission (APSECM).
India managed to save a whopping Rs 47,185 crore in three years between 2012 and 2015 in the form of energy savings achieved on the back of robust implementation of energy efficiency measures, according to the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).
The Indian industry traded over 1 lakh Energy Saving Certificates (ESCerts) worth Rs 11.62 crore in the first month since their introduction on 26 September, according to an official statement by the power ministry’s arm Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).
The recently-released Energy Conservation Building Codes can save as much as 50% of conventional energy consumption, Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) director general Abhay Bakre said in an interview.
The new building code development process was a participative exercise led by BEE. Five working groups, comprising leading building architects, energy efficiency and renewable energy experts and institutions in the country, oversaw and advised the code development process.
Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (I/C) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines launched the Energy Conservation Building Code 2017 (ECBC 2017) here in Delhi.
The government will issue energy conservation norms for residential buildings within a year, Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) director general Abhay Bakre said.
Ministry of Power has issued/entitled to purchase Energy Savings Certificates (ESCerts) to Designated Consumers (DCs) of Perform, Achieve and Trade (PAT) Cycle I on 16th February 2017
Malls, hospitals, plazas, hotels and even government buildings in Gurgaon are likely to come under the dragnet of renewable energy department, which has made it mandatory for them to carry out an energy audit that will curb exceeded power consumption.