STENUM Asia was set up in March 2007 as a not-for-profit entity with help from an Austrian consulting group. It has since grown into an internationally recognized sustainability consulting firm that provides implementation support to high impact projects of regional or national importance that are funded by development institutions. It also undertakes voluntary research and support activities where appropriate to further the cause of responsible consumption and production in alignment with United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 12 (SDG 12). All other type of assignments and projects are contracted and executed by the other group entity - SUSTENT Consulting.
STENUM Asia is empanelled with Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) and Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) as an energy service company (ESCO) and is also a member of the Alliance for Energy Efficiency Economy (AEEE).
The STENUM Asia team has rich experience of working as a partner in consortium with other reputed organizations like The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Adelphi and many others as well as on an individual basis on large scale projects funded by international development institutions like EU Switch Asia, UNIDO, GIZ and WWF.