MSME units in the manufacturing or services sector.
Applicant unit should be in operation for atleast three
years and should have earned cash profit in the last two years of operation
and should not be in default to any bank/FI.
Minimum credit rating of SME4/SER4/CR5 or its equivalent.
The unit should have undergone the process of Detailed
Energy Audit (DEA) through a technical agency / consultants having BEE
certified Energy Auditors. Further, the Detailed Project Report (DPR)
prepared by the technical agency / consultant should have been vetted by
The unit should not have availed Performance Linked Grant
under the WB-GEF Project for the proposed EE Project.
The unit should be in compliance with the Environment &
Social Management Framework (refer Appendix I, II & III for details).