IIEC is a non‐governmental (NGO), not‐for‐profit organization, established in 1984, with a mission to apply global knowledge base and experience to customize local sustainable solutions that are replicable & adaptable, to make a global mainstream impact toward sustainable development and greenhouse gas emissions reduction. IIEC designs policies, implements programs, and supports institutions that mainstream energy efficiency in the entire value chain of energy systems and use. IIEC’ s approach focuses on implementation, resulting in policies developed in partnership with key policymakers and industry in target countries as well as the bilateral and multilateral institutions that help to shape energy policy and investment priorities globally. The emphasis is on finding and cultivating local sustainable solutions for global energy and environmental issues. IIEC assists in the scale‐up and implementation of the solutions through the establishment of sustainable institutions.