Current Affairs

Conference on Energy Efficiency ‘ANGAN’ began

Current context: ANGAN (Augmenting Nature by Green Affordable New-habitat), an international conference on energy efficiency began in New Delhi on 9th September 2019.
Conference on Energy Efficiency ‘ANGAN’ began
  • The Conference is being organised by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), Ministry of Power in collaboration with the Indo German Technical Cooperation.
  • In the 3-day conference, experts will discuss the technologies/designs for making energy-efficient Commercial as well as Residential Buildings.
  • It was estimated that an investment of Rs. 2000 billion in Building energy efficiency activities would lead to a cumulative savings of 388 Billion units of electricity for the next ten years with a payback of about 2 years.
  • The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) has the objective of reducing the energy intensity of the Indian economy and perform functions under the Energy Conservation Act.

Question: 

Q.1 The international conference ANGAN (Augmenting Nature by Green Affordable New-habitat) on energy efficiency was organised under which ministry?
a. Ministry of Power
b. Ministry of New and Renewable energy
c. Ministry of Earth Science
d. Ministry of Petroleum & Natural gas
Conference on Energy Efficiency ‘ANGAN’ began Conference on Energy Efficiency ‘ANGAN’ began Reviewed by Neha Verma on September 10, 2019 Rating: 5

No comments:

Join 8,000+ readers and get free notes in your email