On April 14, 2021, Oberoi Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) to reduce its overall carbon footprint by implementing clean energy efficiency initiatives across its properties.
Benefits under the partnership:
- EESL will provide technical support and energy efficiency initiatives for each hotel and resorts of Oberoi Group.
- EESL will collaborate with Oberoi Group Hotels to evaluate opportunities for saving energy and lowering emissions.
Key points about EESL:
- It is the Government of India’s Energy Service Company (ESCO) and the world’s largest ESCO.
- It is a joint venture of 4 public sector undertakings (PSUs), they are NTPC Limited, Power Finance Corporation, REC Limited & POWERGRID Corporation of India Limited & EESL works under the Ministry of Power.
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On January 8, 2021, Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish Clean & Energy Efficient Interventions at NHAI Establishments.
About Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL):
Establishment – 2009
Headquarters -New Delhi
Chairman – Rajeev Sharma
Managing Director – Rajat Kumar Sud
About The Oberoi Group:
Establishment – 1934
Headquarters – New Delhi
MD & CEO – Vikram Oberoi