Beneficiaries/Main stakeholders

Main Beneficiary:

Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), Government of India, Ministry of Energy

The Government of India set up Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) on 1st March 2002 under the provisions of the Energy Conservation Act, 2001. The mission of the Bureau of Energy Efficiency is to assist in developing policies and strategies with a thrust on self-regulation and market principles, within the overall framework of the Energy Conservation Act, 2001 with the primary objective of reducing energy intensity of the Indian economy. This will be achieved with active participation of all stakeholders, resulting in accelerated and sustained adoption of energy efficiency in all sectors.

For more information, please visit BEE.

Governmental Level Beneficiaries:

Central Public Works Department

Through the professional expertise in disciplines including Architecture, Engineering, Project Management coupled with comprehensive experience in building construction and maintenance CPWD has been serving the nation for last 162 years and has executed priority of works in difficult and demanding geographical and climatic conditions. It has now grown into a comprehensive construction management department, which provides services from project concept to completion, consultancy and maintenance management. It is headed by DG who is also the Principal Technical Advisor to the Government of India. The regions and sub-regions are headed by Special DGs and Additional DGs respectively, while the zones in all state capitals (except a few) are headed by Chief Engineers.

For more information, please visit CPWD.

Council of Architecture (COA)

The Council of Architecture (COA) has been constituted by the Government of India under the provisions of the Architects Act, 1972, enacted by the Parliament of India, which came into force on 1st September, 1972. The Act provides for registration of Architects, standards of education, recognized qualifications and standards of practice to be complied with by the practicing architects. The Council of Architecture is charged with the responsibility to regulate the education and practice of profession throughout India besides maintaining the register of architects. For this purpose, the Government of India has framed Rules and Council of Architecture has framed Regulations as provided for in the Architects Act, with the approval of Government of India.

For more information, please visit COA.

State Level Beneficiaries:


Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA, Maharashtra)

Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA) is registered as a society under Societies Registration Act, 1860 (in 1985) and Bombay Public Trust, 1950 (in 1987) under the aegis of MNRE, Gol. MEDA provides assistance to state and central government to promote and develop new and renewable sources of energy and technologies and to promote and implement energy conservation. It is also working as State Nodal Agency in renewable energy sector and state designated agency in energy conservation sector and is committed to explore the resources such as Wind, Bagasse Cogen, Hydro, Biomass, Geothermal, Wave which are clean and eco-friendly in nature.

For more information, please visit MEDA.

Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL, Madhya Pradesh)

The Corporation has a large technically trained manpower well versed in energy audit studies as well as consultancy studies for total energy management for client industries. MPUVNL not only conducts energy audits for suggesting ways of saving on conventional power but also does feasibility studies for the uses of non-conventional energy in industry make pre-feasibility reports for actually setting up non-conventional power projects. MPUVNL is the only such agency in the country having a full-fledged Energy Management Cell-setup exclusively for this purpose. To date energy studies have been completed for over 230 private industries in the state.

For more information, please visit MPUVNL.


Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA, Odisha)

The mission of BDA is the preparation of Comprehensive Development Plan, Interim Development Plan and Zonal Development Plan; Preparation of Area Development Plan & Town Planning Schemes; Development of Housing & Urban Infrastructure to increase livability of the city; Ensure environmental development in the urban Diaspora; Reduce encroachment of Govt. lands and ensure adherence to Planning & Building regulations; Create land bank for effective Urban Development; Ensure slum Redevelopment; Provision of affordable Housing.

For more information, please visit BDA.

State Urban Development Agency (SUDA, Odisha)


The Eight Plan Policy guideline envisaged integrated approach for alleviation Urban Poverty and servicing the urban poor with basic facilities so that quality of life improves. Keeping in view the strategy of the 8th Plan, and the revised guidelines communicated by Government of India in Ministry of Urban Development, the State Government constituted State Urban Development Agency vide Resolution No. 47588/HUD, dt. 20.12.1990 with the following objective: To restructure and strengthen the benefit delivery system through effective design of schemes bringing about structural changes in the existing organizational set up integrating the process of planning, implementation and evaluation.

For more information, please visit SUDA.

Works Department (Government of Odisha)

This is the Head of Department office and functioning under Government of Odisha, Works Department. The Engineer-in-Chief (Civil) is the head of the Organization. Three Chief Engineers designated as Chief Engineer, (DPI & Roads), Chief Engineer (Buildings) and Chief Engineer (World Bank) are functioning under the Office along with Chief Manager (Technical) and Chief Engineer (Design). This Organization is mainly looking after the construction and maintenance works of P.W.D. Roads, Buildings and Bridges etc. This office is also issuing contract license and also empanelling the names of the diploma engineers of all discipline for providing jobs to the unemployed diploma engineers.

For more information, please visit PWD.


Bihar Renewable Energy Development Agency (BREDA, Bihar)

Bihar Renewable Energy Development Agency, has been established to promote development of schemes on non- conventional energy sources. It has been nominated as nodal agency to carry out the remote village electrification program. The State Govt. provides plan funds to BREDA for expenditure on subsidies for the schemes and also for the expenditures on establishment. BREDA is one of the premier organizations and has been working in the field of renewable energy development and energy conservation and is registered under society registration 1860 act in 1987.

For more information, please visit BREDA.

Urban Development & Housing Department, Government of Bihar

The Urban Development department allocates resources to the State Governments through various Centrally Sponsored schemes, provides finances through national financial institutions and supports various external assistance programmes for housing and urban development in the country as a whole. Policies and programme contents are decided at the time of formulation of Five Year Plans. The indirect effect of the fiscal, economic and industrial location decisions of the Govt. of India exercise a far more dominant influence on the pattern of urbanization and real estate investment in the country.

For more information, please visit Municipal Corporation.

List of Stakeholders:

  • Developers/Owner
  • Engineers/Architects
  • Electricity Distribution Companies
  • Material & Equipment suppliers
  • ECBC Assessor/Auditors/Trainers