News:Union Minister for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises has launched Knowledge Management Portal “SIDHIEE”.
- The portal was launched at the National Conclave on Enhancing Energy Efficiency.
- This Conclave was organized by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency(BEE).
- The portal was launched under the Bureau of Energy Efficiency Micro Small and Medium Enterprises(BEE’s MSME) Programme.
- The portal will host useful information including fifty videos of multimedia tutorials for MSMEs for early adoption of energy-efficient technologies.
- The BEE is a statutory body under the Ministry of Power,Government of India.
- It was set up under the provisions of Energy Conservation Act,2001.
- Its mission is to assist in developing policies with the primary objective of reducing energy intensity of the Indian Economy.
- BEE coordinates with designated consumers, designated agencies and other organizations.
- It recognizes,identifies and utilizes the existing resources and infrastructure in performing the functions assigned to it under the Energy Conservation Act.