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Regional Energy Efficiency Center for Buildings, Ahmedabad

Commercial sector in India at present accounts for about 8% of the total electricity consumption in the country. However electricity consumption in this sector has been has been growing at a very fast pace. An average annual growth rate of 13.5% has been seen in last four years. This is attributed to the ever increasing […]

Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC)

The Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC) was launched by Ministry of Power, Government of India in May 2007, as a first step towards promoting energy efficiency in the building sector. It is estimated that the nationwide mandatory enforcement of the Code will yield considerable annual energy savings. This, coupled with the fast growing building sector, […]

Regional Energy Efficiency Center for Buildings, Ahmedabad

Commercial sector in India at present accounts for about 8% of the total electricity consumption in the country. However electricity consumption in this sector has been has been growing at a very fast pace. An average annual growth rate of 13.5% has been seen in last four years. This is attributed to the ever increasing […]

Energy Efficiency in Hospitals

National Heart Foundation Hospital 300x225ECO-III Benchmarking Study of 140 Hospitals in India has shown that multi specialty hospitals have an average annual energy consumption of 378 kWh/sq.m of built area, which is highest among the commercial buildings.Also sample studies in hospital sector have shown number of cost effective energy conservation opportunities, which have remained untapped […]