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ECOnirman Whole Building Performance – ECBC Conformance Check

ECOnirman V 0.21ECOnirman Whole Building Performance Tool is an online tool to assess conformance with the ECBC using the Whole Building Performance (WBP) method. It enables building developers and designers to test their building design using the energy simulation protocol established in Appendix B of the code. The tool also predicts the performance of the […]

ECOnirman Prescriptive – ECBC Conformance Check

ECOnirman Prescriptive Tool is an online tool for assessing conformance with the ECBC using the Prescriptive method. It enables building developers and designers to test their building design against the prescriptive requirements of the code. It is a web-based conformance tool that can be made available to the users over the Internet with minimal software […]

ECObench – Building Energy Benchmarking

ECObench1 Buildings must continuously monitor and improve their performance in order to transitionto an energy efficient economy. It is important to improve the design, construction, maintenance, and operation of buildings by measuring the energy performance against established benchmarks, and recognize and reward exemplary buildings.Energy benchmarking is a process of creating a whole building energy consumption […]

Regional Energy Efficiency Centre for Home Appliances, Kolkata

Electricity consumption in domestic sector in India accounts for about 21% of total electricity consumption in the country. Substantial increase in purchase of electrical home appliances by the households in the country has been leading to the increasing electricity consumption trend in the sector.Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) ‘Energy Star Rating and Labeling Program’ for […]

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 […]