Use coupon code TOP15 on all courses

Link

Current Affairs

State Energy Efficiency Index 2019

Current context: Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, R K Singh, released the State Energy Efficiency Index 2019 in New Delhi on 10th January 2020.
State Energy Efficiency Index 2019 
  • The State Energy Efficiency Index 2019 tracks the progress of Energy Efficiency Initiatives in 36 States and Union Territories based on 97 significant indicators.
  • The index is developed by Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) in association with Alliance for an Energy-Efficient Economy (AEEE).
  • The Index will help the government to achieve national goals on energy security and climate action by better programme implementation at the state and local level.
  • The first such Index was launched on August 2018.
  • This year, the Index assessed energy efficiency initiatives, programs and outcomes in five distinct sectors:
    1. Buildings
    2. Industry
    3. Municipalities
    4. Transport
    5. Agriculture
    6. DISCOMs

Question: 

Q.1 The State Energy Efficiency Index 2019 is launched by __________?
a. Lowy Institute Asia
b. Bureau of Energy Efficiency
c. Alliance for an Energy Efficient Economy
d. Solar Power Rocks'
State Energy Efficiency Index 2019 State Energy Efficiency Index 2019 Reviewed by Neha Verma on January 11, 2020 Rating: 5

No comments:

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