National Energy Conservation Day observed on 14 December
The National Energy Conservation Day is celebrated every
year on 14 December by Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), under Ministry of
The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) under the Union ministry of power.
The day is celebrated to raise awareness among the general
public about the importance of energy conversation and energy efficiency, as
well as holistic development for overall effort towards climate change
The main aim is to showcase India's contribution to energy conservation and steps taken towards becoming an energy-efficient nation.
Bureau of Energy Efficiency is a constitutional body that
comes under the Government of India and helps in the development of policies
and strategies in order to reduce energy use.
The Energy Conservation Act in India was executed by the
Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) in the year 2001.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of
Power: Raj Kumar Singh.