Bureau of Energy Efficiency

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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BEE Adds Deep Freezer, Light Commercial ACs to its Star Rating Prog; Likely to Save 9 BU Power by 2030

In a step further towards its vision of building an energy efficient India, the government-backed Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) has extended its list of items covered under the ‘Star Labeling Programme’ by adding Deep Freezers and Light Commercial Air Conditioners (LCAC). BEE formulated the Star Labeling Programme, as part of its mandate, under the […]

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Govt Releases State Energy Efficiency Index 2019

With an aim to track the progress of energy efficiency initiatives in thirty six states and union territories based on ninety seven significant indicators, the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) under the Ministry of Power on Friday released the ‘State Energy Efficiency Index 2019’. The index was launched by RK Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge) […]

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Mandatory Default Temp Setting at 24 degree C for ACs from Jan 1, 2020

The government has mandated the 24 degree celsius default setting of Air Conditioners (ACs) temperature by manufacturers from January 01, 2020. On October 30, 2019, the Central Government in consultation with the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) notified the new energy performance standards for Room Air Conditioners (RACs). The power ministry said in a statement […]

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BEE, MSME Ink MoU to Enhance Energy Security

The signed agreement includes areas of cooperation for comprehensive energy mapping of MSMEs on pan India, development of appropriate schemes and programs to improve the energy security of MSMEs. The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), an agency of Ministry of Power, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for enhancing energy security in the Micro, […]

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International Conference on Energy Efficiency ANGAN Begins in Delhi

The three-day conference will see speakers, delegates, experts and policymakers from 16 countries deliberate on energy-efficient buildings. An international conference on energy efficiency began in New Delhi yesterday. The Three-day event, ANGAN (Augmenting Nature by Green Affordable New-habitat), is being organised by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), Ministry of Power, Government of India in […]

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