CATEGORIES

Role Of Smart Meters In Energy Management

Energy metering in India has evolved over several years. Apart from energy accounting and revenue management, it plays a crucial role in billing efficiency, renewable energy integration and load management. The Government of India is now focusing on the need to adopt prepaid and smart meters to bring down the Aggregate Technical & Commercial (AT&C) losses.

4 mins read
energyⁿ manager
July - September 2019

Water-Food-Energy Nexus In India

In these times of agriculture crisis and falling water tables, it is important to rework policies to better address key challenges in the irrigation-power space, argues this article reproduced from TERI.

5 mins read
energyⁿ manager
July - September 2019

Investigating The Water-Energy Nexus (WEN) In Indian Industry

This paper attempts to provide the need, background and context for a comprehensive WEN strategic programme in Indian industry.

8 mins read
energyⁿ manager
July - September 2019

Wef Nexus – Applying An Inter-sectoral Lens To Meet Growing Needs

Ritu Thakur of the CDKN-Asia team and ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability, South Asia, describes how an inter-sectoral development approach in Nashik, the "backyard of Mumbai", is helping meet people's growing needs for water, energy and food.

3 mins read
energyⁿ manager
July - September 2019

Integrating Water Streams

This article discusses the concept and practice of Integrated Water Cycle Management, its growing relevance in the context of changing climate and customer values and also the irrelevance of the business model with which water utilities have been operating for long.

7 mins read
energyⁿ manager
July - September 2019

Exploring The Water-energy Nexus

There is a clear need in urban India and the countryside for concerted investigations that address the water sector's impact on energy resources, and the energy sector's impact on water resources, including development, operations and end-uses, says Hariharan Chandrashekar.

10+ mins read
energyⁿ manager
July - September 2019

Integrated System Packages For Deep Energy Retrofits In Commercial Buildings

This article presents opportunities and challenges for implementing deep energy retrofits in commercial buildings and describes research efforts to develop scalable energy efficiency packages.

9 mins read
energyⁿ manager
April - June 2019

Review Of France's Roadmap For Positive-Energy And Low-Carbon Buildings And Building Clusters

France's roadmap for positive-energy and low- carbon buildings and building clusters was prepared way back in 2010 based on a study undertaken by an expert group to align with the French energy legislation adopted in 2005, with a target to lower greenhouse gas emissions by threequarters by 2050 compared to 1990 (the so-called Factor 4 objective).

5 mins read
energyⁿ manager
April - June 2019

‘Mean' Green

If climate change commitments are taken seriously by world governments, their industries will follow suit and drive change from unsustainable practices to sustainable practices. The energy and environment management professionals whose professional and personal lives are so directly connected to this cause have a pivotal role to play in driving change at all levels.

10+ mins read
energyⁿ manager
April - June 2019

An Eco-Conscious Guest House's Journey Towards Energy Sustainability

This article presents the efforts of a sea-front eco-conscious guest house in Puducherry in lowering its energy footprint without compromising the services provided to the guests.

10+ mins read
energyⁿ manager
April - June 2019