ECBC Implementation Coming Soon?

ECBC came in to existence in 2007 as a code meant for voluntary adoption. It had remained that for almost 5 years now. But it appears authorities are slowly waking up to the importance of its implementation. Few states like Rajasthan, Orissa, Delhi, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and West Bengal have announced plans for making the ECBC implementation mandatory.

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Key Energy Audit Instruments

Fluke IR Laser Thermometer

There are now more than 10000 certified energy auditors and energy managers in India. Most of them unfortunately are not in to energy auditing. Though they intend to begin their life in to the second profession but some of the basic hurdles hold them back. One of the most demotivating factor holding our energy managers back are no-access to key energy audit instruments.

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Energy Efficient Lighting in Houses.

US has embarked on an ambitious incandescent bulb phase out program. The objective is to promote energy efficient other types of lighting instruments like LEDs. Though Thomas Edison’s incandescent bulb was scene changing innovation. But even the great Edison would hv traded for a LED today in place of incandescent lamp. Some republicans do claim that the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 does not exactly ban energy guzzlers incandescent lamps.

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