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.

About BEE:

  • 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.