The city of Coimbatore, with almost 1 million citizens, is the second largest city in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.  It is the administrative headquarters of the Coimbatore District and serves as a major hub for textiles and engineering.

Resource Centre

The Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Resource Centre (REEERC), established under the project at the Municipal Corporation of Coimbatore, was inaugurated on 14 March 2009 by the Municipal Commisioner of Coimbatore, Mr. Anshul Mishra, in the presence of representatives from 17 Indian cities including mayors, commissioners and engineers, governmental organisations and other institutions.