The objectives of the programme are:-‐
To enable/empower Urban Local Govts. to address energy challenges at city level.
To provide a framework and support to prepare a Master Plan including assessment of current energy situation, future demand and action plans.
To build capacity in the Urban Local Bodies and create awareness among all sections of civil society.
To involve various stakeholders in the planning process.
To oversee the implementation of sustainable energy options through public-‐private partnerships.