Criteria for selection of cities:-‐
City Population, regional setting and prominence in region.
Political and administrative commitment towards adoption of sustainable energies (Resolution to be passed by the City Council/Administration for ŝŵƉůĞŵĞŶƚŝŶŐ Ăůů ƚŚĞ ĂĐƚŝǀŝƚŝĞƐ ƐƉĞĐŝĨŝĞĚ ŝŶ ƚŚĞ ͚^ŽůĂƌ ĐŝƚŝĞƐ͛ ƉƌŽŐƌĂŵŵĞͿ͘
Potential for adoption of energy conservation and renewable energy in the city activities
Regulatory measures taken on adoption of energy conservation measures including promotion of energy efficient solar buildings and deployment of renewable energy technologies.
Initiatives already taken by City Council/Administration/ Private Developers/Industry/ General Public in promoting energy conservation and renewable energy.
hƌďĂŶ >ŽĐĂů ŽĚŝĞƐ͛ ƉƌĞǀŝŽƵƐ ĞǆƉĞƌŝĞŶĐĞ ŝŶ ŝŶǀŽůǀŝŶŐ ƉƵďůŝĐ ƉĂƌƚŝĐŝƉĂƚŝŽŶ ĂŶĚ working with all stakeholders.
Willingness to provide resources and sustenance of activities initiated under the program.