District Level Exhibition Cum Workshop On Energy Efficient Building Materials / Appliances
District Level Exhibition cum Workshop on Energy Efficient Building Materials / Appliances today at Gian Jyoti Institute of Management & Technology, Mohali. For the Effective Implementation of Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC) as notified by the Government of Punjab in 2016, PEDA with the support of Bureau of Energy Efficiency has initiated such district level workshops cum exhibitions in various districts of Punjab through GMK Infra Solutions LLP. The main objective of conducting such exhibitions cum workshops in the state is to create awareness and to sensitize the stakeholders to the use of energy efficient technologies and building materials.
Sh. JS Bedi, Chairman, Gian Jyoti Group was the Chief Guest. He emphasized on the need of energy audits conservation and use of efficient technologies. He illustrated the Roof Top Solar Plant of 200KW installed in Gian Jyoti and the and the benefits being reaped by the Institute.
Ms. Jasleen Kaur, Project Engineer, PEDA delivered her expert talk on overview of energy conservation and energy efficiency initiatives being taken by Punjab Energy Development Agency. Karan Kandhari, CEO, GMK Infra Solutions LLP (empanelled with PEDA) elaborated on the net metering scheme for roof top solar installations. Sh. G P Singh, SDA Chandigarh, emphasized on small interventions in our daily lives and habits to conserve energy by being particular about the wastage due to operations of appliances in unoccupied areas.
Exhibitors from various companies displayed their products like GMK Solar, Bharat Bricks, Jindal Bricks, Contemplay Energy, Advance Engineering (sensors and controls), Redington, Kartar Valves, Everyday, etc.There were also presentations from corporate participants from Euro Solar, Power One Microsystems (P) Ltd., Tata Bluescope to name a few who discussed energy efficient sheets, reflective coatings, inverters, etc.