Last modified at 18/06/2016 12:37 by gokenergy
Conservation And Energy Efficiency:
- Government is encouraging
installation of Solar Roof Top on residential/commercial buildings.
- Government vide order dated
13.11.2007 & 08.04.2008 under section 18 of the EC Act 2001 has
mandated for use of Solar Water Heating Systems and CFLs in Government
buildings, aided institutions, Boards and Corporations.
- Government has mandated for
compulsory installation of Solar Water Heaters in residential and
commercial buildings having plinth area of more than 600 Sq Ft in
Karnataka. Installed 2.3 million Sq Mt collector area in Bangalore –
highest in India.
- ESCOMs provide a rebate of
Rs 0.50 per unit, subject to a maximum of Rs 50 per month for installation
of solar water heaters.
- Mandatory use of BEE
Standard Energy Efficient irrigation pump-sets.
- Promotion of Energy Efficient Building Design
(ECBC) is being made.