About Energy Conservation

Energy Conservation

About us: In addition to the works related to the role and function of the inspectorate of Electricity, the Government of Meghalaya has in its notification vide O.O. No. PE. 14/2002/98-A, dated 22-6-06 has notified the Senior Electrical Inspector as the State Designated Agency for the implementation of Energy Conservation activities and efficiency.

Activities Initiated

In spite of the fact that the Agency was not been able to implement noticeable activities, it has tried its level best to initiate some as indicated below :-

  • All Government Departments have been informed to use CFL as and arrangement in all Government Buildings.
  • MeghalayaState Electricity Board has been informed to introduce T.O.D. meters for large consumers to start with.
  • MeghalayaState Electricity Board has also been informed to use Automatic switching on and switch off for the street lights in various municipal areas on an urgent basis.
  • We have written to the Government for the printing of self adhesive stickers for 5000 Nos for distribution to the public as part of the implementation and proper sanction of Energy Conservation concept.

State Level painting competition was organized yearly by the State’s Modal Officer, Shri A.G. West from NEEPCO for the 4th and 5th standard of different school in the State.

TERI organized a workshop under BEACON for School children on the 23rd February, 2007 at Don Bosco Youth Centre, Laitumkhrah, Shillong.