Category: Energy Efficiency

Energy efficiency, is the goal to reduce the amount of energy required to provide products and services.

Is the ban on BS-III vehicles really bad?

The Supreme Court’s recent ban on BS-III vehicles has sent the Indian auto industry into a tizzy. The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers has called the ban unfortunate and Tata Motors termed the move...

Himachal launches Centre’s energy efficiency scheme

In an initiative to promote energy efficiency, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Wednesday launched a scheme here to distribute light-emitting diode (LED) tubelights and energy-efficient fans. The scheme Ujala or ‘Unnat Jeevan...

India saved 55.7 million units of energy through UJALA

The ministry of power’s initiative Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for all (UJALA), has already resulted in 55.7 million units of energy savings and has reduced carbon emissions over 45,000 tonnes. UJALA has benefitted...

Solar firms offer power to UP @ Rs 9 per unit

LUCKNOW: While the cost of solar power production is falling across the country, the companies which have approached the Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) for its approval to sell solar power to the...

Govt to provide LED bulbs at cheaper rates

Domestic power consumers in Bihar will get LED bulbs at cheaper rates soon. Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission (BERC) has cleared the Domestic Efficient Lights Programme (DELP) for distributing LED bulbs among the domestic consumers...