The gap between supply and demand of energy is continuously increasing despite huge outlay for energy sector since independence. Further the brining of fossil fuel is resulting in greenhouse gases which are detrimental to the environment. The gap between supply and demand of energy can be bridged with the help of energy conservation which may be considered as a new source of energy which is environment friendly. The energy conservation is cost effective with a short payback period and modest investment. There is a good scope of energy conservation in various sectors, viz industry agriculture, transport and domestic, This paper will give overview of energy conservation in Indian scenario.
Singh, Anjna N. and Sharma, Jagrati
"Energy Conservation in India: Challenges & Achievements,"
International Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering: Vol. 1
, Article 4.
Available at: https://www.interscience.in/ijmie/vol1/iss4/4