Gazette Notification Issued by Central Government on 27th May,2014 to make Energy Audit Mandatory for Designated Consumers
The Ministry of Power has issued notification to make Energy Audit Mandatory for Designated Consumers.
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The Energy Conservation Act, 2001 has identified 15 large Energy Intensive Industries for energy efficiency improvements in India. The Act empowers the Central Government, on the recommendations of Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), to prescribe energy consumption norms and standards for energy intensive industries. These energy intensive industries are named as Designated Consumers (DCs) in the EC Act. Out of the 15 Designated Consumers, nine (Aluminium, Cement, Chlor-Alkali, Pulp & Paper, Fertilizers, Thermal Power Plants, Iron & Steel, and Railways) are covered under the PAT Scheme