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Excellence Enhancement Centre (EEC) for Indian Power Sector was conceptualized as a part of bilateral cooperation between Govt. of India and Govt. of Federal Republic of Germany. EEC was set up through an Implementation Agreement between BEE & CEA, Ministry of Power, GOI and GIZ, Germany under the Indo German Energy Programme (Phase II), in September 2011 to promote dialogue in the area of Energy Effi ciency and Energy Security. It was registered as a non-profi t society under the Indian Societies Registration Act 1860 and started functioning from February 2012.

Involved Organisations 

A memorandum of understanding was signed between Central Electricity Authority and VGB, Germany to co-operate in the field of Power Sector. The EEC has been operationalized after signing of Implemenation Agreement between CEA, Ministry of Power, Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) and GIZ under Indo German Energy Programme Phase II on 8th September 2011.


Governing Body of EEC

President - Chairperson, CEA
Vice President - Member (Thermal), CEA
Member & Treasurer - Secretary, CBIP
Member & Secretary – Secretary, CBIP
Member - Director General, BEE
Member - Director (Technical), NTPC
Member - Director - IGEN, GIZ
Member - Dr. J.T. Verghese, Chairman, STEAG
Member - Shri D.K. Jain, Former Director (Tech), NTPC
Member – Director, EEC
Member – VGB Germany – Nominee  

* Likely to be expanded to have wider representation of Power Sector Organisations.

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