India's National Energy Efficient Building Programme

Last Modified: Sat Jun 03 2017 18:21:58 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 30-35%
    of total energy consumed in India is by its building sector. Hence ensuring the buildings are upgraded with energy efficient appliances will have a significant impact.
  • ₹1,000 crore
    Investment outlay by 2020 for the National Energy Efficient Buildings programme.
  • 10,000
    + large government and private properties will be upgraded to make them more energy efficient.
  • 868
    railway stations will also be covered. Upgrade works will include replacement of inefficient lighting, ACs & ceiling fans with energy efficient appliances.
  • 6
    states/UT where the initial upgrades will be conducted - Maharastra, Delhi, Odisha, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat & Andhra Pradesh.
  • 1 crore
    LED bulbs will replace existing lights.
  • 15,00,000
    fans - 50 W, BEE 5 star rated - will replace existing fans.
  • 1,50,000
    ACs will be replaced with BEE 5-star rated machines.