The National Energy Conservation Day (NECD) is celebrated on 14th December every year in India by Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), under Ministry of Power,
The National Energy Conservation Day (NECD) is celebrated with an aim to demonstrate India’s achievements in energy efficiency and conservation while working for its ambition of holistic development as part of the nation’s overall effort towards climate change mitigation.
In India Energy Conservation Act was implemented by BEE in 2001. Energy Efficiency Bureau (BEE) is a constitutional body which works under the Government of India and helps in the development of policies and strategies to reduce the use of energy.
The objective of Energy Conservation Act in India is to appoint professional, qualified and energetic managers and auditors who have expertise in policy-making, financial management and implementation of energy-related projects.
Energy conservation is to avoid unnecessary use of energy and to use at least energy so that energy sources can be saved for future uses. To make energy conservation plan more effective, every person should include energy conservation in their behavior.