How to Conserve Energy

 

 

 

 




Industry Power and Gas Tips


  • Devise energy conservation plans to avoid energy losses.

  • Arrange for regular boiler/ furnace tune ups.

  • Arrange for Steam System Surveys.

  • Arrange for Electrical System Surveys.

  • Switch to energy efficient lighting.

  • Use high efficiency motors.

  • Use variable speed drives.




Building Sector Tips


  • Determine the orientation of the building on its site.

  • Construct room sizes appropriate from energy stand point.

  • Whitewash the rooms for better use of lights.

  • Put a wall section of 4 inch brick + 4 inch air space + 4 inch brick
    + 1 inch gypsum plaster outside whereas the air space should be
    filled with the following insulation.

  • Use exhaust fans in kitchen/bathrooms.


 




Transport Sector Tips


  • Tune up your vehicles regularly after every 15,000 Kms.

  • Opt for joint commuting instead of using individual vehicle.

  • Use bicycle or walk for short trips.

  • Travel off peak hours. Avoid traffic congestion.

  • Accelerate slowly & smoothly.




Agriculture Tips


  • Tune up your tractor and farm machinery regularly.

  • Service your tube well/pumping station regularly.

  • Do not use tube well in morning/evening peak electricity consumption
    hours.

  • By using TOD meters installed on agricultural tube-wells, farmers
    may avail 75 paisas rebate per unit while operating tube wells
    between 10pm to 6am.

  • Remember! Irrigation during day time results in vaporization of
    large quantities of water, which can be saved if crops are irrigated
    during night time.


 




Textile Sector Tips


  • Devise energy conservation plans to avoid energy losses.

  • Arrange for regular boiler/ furnace tune ups.

  • Arrange for Steam System Surveys.

  • Arrange for Electrical System Surveys.

  • Switch to energy efficient lighting.


Domestic Consumer Tips


  • Minimize the use of heaters.

  • Use solar panel geysers.

  • Repair gas leakages immediately.

  • Use daylight to the maximum.

  • Avoid shopping after sunset.

  • Avoid ironing between 5pm to 10pm.

  • Use high efficiency electric fans.