The State Energy Efficiency Index (SEEI) for 2021-22 indicates that Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Rajasthan, and Telangana are the top-performing states, with a score of over 60 points on various parameters used to evaluate state-level energy efficiency initiatives. Union Power Minister R K Singh launched the State Energy Efficiency Index (SEEI) 2021-22 report.
Meanwhile, four states Assam, Haryana, Maharashtra and Punjab are in the achiever category with a score between 50 and 60. Further, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Assam and Chandigarh are the top-performing states in their respective state groups. According to the report, Telangana and Andhra Pradesh showed the most improvement since the last index.
About the State Energy Efficiency Index 2021-22 report
The index developed by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), a statutory body under the Ministry of Power, in association with Alliance for an Energy-Efficient Economy (AEEE), assesses, the annual progress of states and UTs in energy efficiency implementation, for FY 2020-21 and 2021-22. SEEI 2021-22 has an updated framework of 50 indicators aligned with national priorities. The SEEI tracks progress in managing states‘ and India’s energy footprint, driving energy efficiency policies and programmes at the state and local level.
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