Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), under the Ministry of Power, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Metallurgical & Engineering Consultants (MECON) Ltd, under the Ministry of Steel, to implement Energy Efficient & Clean energy solutions in the Steel & Mining Industries.
i.Under this partnership, EESL will implement LED lights, replace conventional motors with energy efficient motors and build charging infrastructure for Electric Vehicles (EV) in the steel Industry.
Signatories – Anil Choudhary, Chief General Manager EESL and UK Vishwakarma, Chief General Manager (Marketing) MECON
ii.EESL and MECON will train Mining plant executives on Energy Management, Maintenance Management, Water Management and Safety Engineering.
iii.EESL is a Joint Venture company owned by NTPC Limited, Power Finance Corporation, Rural Electrification Corporation and POWERGRID
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In January 2021, EESL and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) signed an MoU to establish Clean & Energy Efficient Interventions at NHAI Establishments.
About Metallurgical & Engineering Consultants (MECON) Limited:
Established in 1959 as a Public Sector Company (PSU) under the Ministry of Steel
Chairman & MD – Atul Bhatt
Headquarters – Ranchi, Jharkhand
About Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL):
Established in 2009 as a 100% government owned company by the Ministry of Power
Chairman – Rajeev Sharma
Headquarters – New Delhi