The scheme develops the entire value chain of energy efficiency (EE)/ cleaner production (CP) and sustainable development projects that lead to necessary improvements in EE/ CP/ sustainable development in the MSMEs that presently not covered under the viable financing lines of credit.
· Renewable energy projects like solar power plants, wind energy generators, mini hydel power projects, biomass gasifier power plants, etc. for captive/ non- captive
· Any potential CP investments that include waste management
· Suitable assistance to OEMs that manufactures energy efficient/ cleaner production/ green machinery/ equipment. Either theOEM must bean MSME, or it has to be supplying its products to a substantial number of MSMEs
Suitable assistance using term loan or working capital is granted to the ESCOs that implements EE/ CP/ Renewable EnergyProject. To be eligible for this grant, the ESCO must be an MSME or otherwise the unit to which it renders its services has to be an MSME.