Bureau of Energy Efficiency

Apollo Tyres Launches Electric Vehicle Specific Tyres

Leading tyre manufacturer, Apollo Tyres has announced that it has launched specific tyres for electric vehicles for both passenger vehicles and two-wheelers. The company has introduced Apollo Amperion range of tyres for the PV segment while the Apollo WAV range for the two-wheelers, have been added to the Indian market. Apollo claims that Amperion has […]

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Energy Saving Services Will Invest 150 Cr To Upscale Energy Efficiency

State-Owned company, Energy Saving Services Ltd. (EESL) will make an investment worth Rs 150 crores to scale up 100 energy efficiency projects in several industrial facilities across various industries. EESL, a joint venture run by the ministry of power, said of this initiative, “To augment the use of energy efficiency solutions in the industry sector, […]

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Bokaro Steel Plant to develop twin floating solar power projects

The Bokaro Steel Plant (BSL) – a subsidiary of state owned Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) – has planned for two floating solar power plants on two different water bodies. Garga Dam and Cooling Pond-1 are the identified water bodies that will host the floating solar panels to support the electricity needs of the […]

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E-mobility in Visakhapatnam, Tirupati gets BEE push

The Union power ministry-led Bureau of Energy Efficiency has given its consent to the Andhra Pradesh energy department to retrofit existing engines of 200 auto rickshaws in Tirupati and 100 in Visakhapatnam with electric kits and swappable batteries. As a pilot project, three internal combustion engine autos were converted to electric in Tirupati and have […]

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Shakti Pumps Gets First Patent for its Unidirectional Solar Water Pump with Grid-tied Power Generation Capabilities

Energy-efficient pumps and motors’ manufacturer Shakti Pumps (India) Limited has been granted its maiden patent for innovating ‘A Unidirectional Solar Water Pump with Grid-tied Power Generation’ system. It’s a proud moment in the company’s history, said an official statement. The solar-powered unidirectional pump offers grid-tied power generation capabilities. Shakti Pumps says that solar water pumps ensure […]

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Tirupati to Adopt Energy-efficient Practices, Installing 2 MW Rooftop Solar

The nation’s richest temple trust, which manages the Tirumala Venkateswara Temple in Andhra Pradesh, has taken more steps to go green. The Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) is going to green with efficient energy practices along with a water management system. The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) has given acquiescence to AP State Energy Conservation Mission […]

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EESL Report Reinforces the Objectives of India Cooling Action Plan

Energy Efficiency Services Limited, (EESL), a joint venture under the Ministry of Power, Government of India, with support from Global Environment Facility (GEF) and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) launched a market assessment study for Super- Efficient ACs. A report on District Cooling Potential in India was also launched in collaboration with UNEP, GEF, District Energy […]

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Racold Wins ‘Most Energy Efficient Appliance of the Year 2020’ Award From BEE

Bureau of Energy Efficiency recognizes Racold under electric storage water heater category Racold, India’s largest provider of water heating solutions, has added yet another milestone to its credit by bagging the ‘Most Energy Efficient Appliance of the Year 2020’ BEE award in the electric storage water heater category. With this win, Racold sets a new […]

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Energy Efficiency Measures Help India Save Extra Rs 35,495 Cr in a Year

By adopting various energy efficiency measures, India witnessed approx. 66 percent higher savings to Rs 35,495 crore during 2018-19. It was revealed by an expert agency PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC Ltd) via its report – Impact of energy efficiency measures for the year 2018-19. The report was released by the Power Minister R.K. Singh through Video conference. […]

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