Q. With reference to Perform, Achieve and Trade (PAT) scheme consider the following statements:
1.It was launched by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).
2.The scheme focuses to target country’s energy-intensive industries to reduce its energy consumption and associated greenhouse gas emissions.
Select the correct statements suing the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation – Perform, Achieve and Trade (PAT) scheme was launched by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) to reduce energy consumption and associated greenhouse gas emissions from the 13 energy-intensive industries. Industries that participate in this scheme are called designated consumers (DC) and they are given specific energy-saving targets for a three-year cycle.

Source: The Hindu