We Are

Gujarat Energy Research & Management Institute (GERMI) is a centre of excellence in the energy sector, promoted by Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation Limited (GSPC), a Government of Gujarat Undertaking. GERMI has four mandates:

  • Research and Development
  • Consultancy
  • Training
  • Education

Our work bridges both the petroleum and renewable energy sectors. We aim towards improving the knowledge base of policy makers, regulators and provides a competitive edge to industry leaders to compete in the global arena.

GERMI is based in the capital city of Gujarat in Gandhinagar, India.

  • GERMI is a registered Society and Trust under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 and the Bombay Trust Act, 1950.
  • GERMI is a recognized Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Department of Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Government of India.
  • GERMI is a schedule-I Environment Auditor recognized by the Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB).
  • GERMI is an ISO 9001:2015 certified by Bureau Veritas India Pvt. Ltd.
  • GERMI has attained empanelment as a Grade-3 Energy Service Company (ESCO) with the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).


GERMI envisions to become a world class research, development, advisory and training organization in the field of conventional and renewable energy


GERMI has a threefold mission across both the Oil & Gas and Renewable Energy Sectors:

- To conduct societally relevant research in India

- To advise Governments, Industry and Not-for-Profits on specific energy topics

- To train and skill manpower with skills that are relevant to the industry

GERMI is organized into two research wings

    • Petroleum Laboratory Seismic Data Interpretation Center
    • Research & Development Advisory & Consulting Project Management Consulting Training and Skill Development Environment and Energy Efficiency

Experience and Achievements

Awarded The Best Solar Training Centre
GERMI was awarded the The Best Solar Training Centre in India by the Skill Council for Green Jobs, Government of India at Inter-solar Exhibition 2017.
5 MW Rooftop Program
5 MW rooftop program was voted the best project under MNRE
Project Management consultant for over 1,000 MW
GERMI has assisted as a project management consultant for over 1,000 MW of both rooftop and land based solar power projects in the country
Advisory body to the Government of Gujarat
GERMI serves as an advisory body to the Government of Gujarat, Department of Energy and Petrochemicals on several renewable energy related topics.
Upstream oil exploration sector to identify oil reserves
GERMI regularly assists companies engaged in the upstream oil exploration sector to identify oil reserves in the country.

GERMI Milestones