India managed to save a whopping Rs 47,185 crore in three years between 2012 and 2015 in the form of energy savings achieved on the back of robust implementation of energy efficiency measures, according to the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).
The Indian industry traded over 1 lakh Energy Saving Certificates (ESCerts) worth Rs 11.62 crore in the first month since their introduction on 26 September, according to an official statement by the power ministry’s arm Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE).
The recently-released Energy Conservation Building Codes can save as much as 50% of conventional energy consumption, Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) director general Abhay Bakre said in an interview.
The new building code development process was a participative exercise led by BEE. Five working groups, comprising leading building architects, energy efficiency and renewable energy experts and institutions in the country, oversaw and advised the code development process.
Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (I/C) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines launched the Energy Conservation Building Code 2017 (ECBC 2017) here in Delhi.
The government will issue energy conservation norms for residential buildings within a year, Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) director general Abhay Bakre said.
Ministry of Power has issued/entitled to purchase Energy Savings Certificates (ESCerts) to Designated Consumers (DCs) of Perform, Achieve and Trade (PAT) Cycle I on 16th February 2017
Malls, hospitals, plazas, hotels and even government buildings in Gurgaon are likely to come under the dragnet of renewable energy department, which has made it mandatory for them to carry out an energy audit that will curb exceeded power consumption.
Anupama Airy India is moving fast on the power capacity generation front and from a power deficit nation, it is presently a power surplus region. Just a day back on December 26, state-owned NTPC Ltd inked an agreement to import 160 mw to India’s strategic neighbour Nepal. With 2016 coming to an end, the Modi […]
Union Minister Piyush Goyal is holding charge of four important economic ministries including Power, RE, Coal and Mines. After de-monetisation move, Goyal has also been helping the government on this front but his performance in the four sectors has clearly given him an edge over many others in the Modi government. Goyal already knows his priorities for the year ahead.
At EnergyInfraPost.com, while we have done an in-depth analysis of all the four sectors including power, RE, coal and mines, we in this article give you a quick sneak peek into the priority areas set by the minister for his four ministries during 2017.