Four MOUs have been signed between Ministry of Railways, Ministry of Power & Ministries of New & Renewable Energy and their Organizations for cooperation in the areas of electricity transmission, energy conservation and promotion of renewable energy in a time bound manner. These MOUs are:
1) MOU for cooperation in the area of Electricity and Energy Conservation between Ministry of Power (MOP) and Ministry of Railways (MOR) to share knowledge on various developments in the power sector to reduce the cost of power to Railways.(MOU between MOP and MOR signed between P.K.Pujari, Secretary Power and Navin Tandon, Member Electrical).
2) MOU between Ministry of Railways (MOR) and Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) for co-operation in the Renewable Energy to bring in a change in the energy mix & Solarization of Railways. (MOU between MNRE and MOR signed between Tarun Kapoor, Joint Secretary, MNRE and Sudhir Garg, ED (EEM)/Railway Board).
3) MOU between Ministry of Railways and Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) for co-operation in the area of Energy Conservation to identify technologies to further improve efficient utilization of Energy on Railways. (MOU between BEE and MOR signed between Ajay Mathur, Director General/BEE and J.S.P.Singh, Adviser/Electrical/Railway Board)
4) MOU between Railway Energy Management Company Ltd (REMCL) and Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) for implementation of Energy Conservation projects over Railways to implement energy efficient systems on Indian Railways. (MOU between EESL & REMCL signed by Saurabh Kumar, MD/EESL & Rajeev Mehrotra, CMD/RITES).