The Government of India has set up Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) on 1st March 2002 under the provision
of the Energy Conservation Act, 2001. The mission of Bureau of Energy Efficiency is to assist in developing
policies and strategies with a thrust on self-regulation and market principles with the primary objective of
reducing energy intensity of the Indian economy within the overall framework of the Energy Conservation
Act, 2001. This will be achieved with active participation of all stakeholders, resulting into accelerated
and sustained adoption of energy efficiency in all sectors.