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Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC) Outreach Meeting Report- Tiruvallur

ECC - Tiruvallur conducted outreach meetings in Thandurai (May 10, 2018) and Aranvoyal (June 22, 2018) of Tiruvallur District, to promote ECC among the public. It was organized by Mr. M. Dhanraj (ECC Coordinator), and Mr. Nagarajan (ECC Volunteer). ECC handbills were distributed to the public in the villages to create awareness on ECC. Mr. M. Dhanraj explained the functions and objectives of ECC and described the process of registering electricity complaints.

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Capacity Building Programme on Energy Governance – Cuddalore

Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC), Cuddalore, organized a capacity building programme on “Energy Governance” on June 22, 2018, at Rani Seethai Higher Secondary School, Annamalainagar, Chidambaram, Cuddalore district. The purpose of the programme was to build consumer awareness on energy conservation, energy-efficient devices, and renewable energy concepts at the household level. Teachers of Rani Seethai high Secondary School and citizens from villages participated in the programme.

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Capacity Building Programme on Energy Governance – Salem

Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC) - Salem, organized a capacity building programme on “Energy Governance” on June 09, 2018, at Hotel Traveller’s Inn, Salem district. The purpose of the programme was to create consumer awareness on energy conservation, energy-efficient devices, and renewable energy concepts at the household level. The participants included consumer organisations and domestic and commercial consumers.

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Capacity Building Programme on Energy Efficiency - Tiruvannamalai

Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC) Tiruvannamalai in association with Sadayanodai Ilaignar Narpani Mandram (SINAM) organized a capacity building Programme on the title “Energy Efficiency” at Hotel Ramakrishna, Tiruvannamalai on June 19, 2018. The purpose of the meeting is to build the capacity on Energy saving and conservation to the consumers. The consumer from various areas such as women from Self Help Groups, commercial consumers, skilled laborers like Electrician, plumbers participated in the programme.  Mr.

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Capacity Building Programme on Energy Efficiency – Tiruvallur

Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC) Tiruvallur in association with Madras Metropolitan Consumer Rights Protection Centre (MMCRPC) organized a capacity building programme at Samudhayakoodam, Kaluthumedu Village, Pazhaverkkadu Taluk, Tiruvallur District on June 23, 2018. The programme was organized by Mr.Dhanraj(ECC Coordinator), Mr.Nagarajan (ECC Organiser), Mr.V.Ashokan (ECC Advisor). Mr. Dhanraj, Coordinator, ECC Tiruvallur, gave an introduction to the programme. He welcomed the EB staffs and participants of the Pazhaverkadu Taluk.

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Capacity Building Programme on Energy Governance – Tirunelveli

Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC), Tirunelveli, organized a capacity building programme on “Energy Governance” on June 21, 2018, at Tirunelveli Electricity Board Workers Retired Association, Thiyagarajar Nagar, Tirunelveli. The purpose of the programme was to build consumer awareness on energy conservation and to educate them about energy-efficient devices at the household level. Consumer groups, civil society organizations, and local residents participated in the programme.

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Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC) Outreach Meeting Report - Salem

Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC) Salem in association with Salem Consumer Voice conducted outreach meetings at Karungalpatti (June 15, 2018) and Vellalapatti (June 25, 2018). The objective of the meetings was to create awareness on ECC, educate consumers about electricity rights, safety and governance to the participants. Agricultural consumers and domestic consumers participated in the meeting.  

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Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC) Outreach Meeting Report - Tiruvannamalai

Electricity Consumer Cell-Tiruvannamalai, in association with Sadayanodai Ilaignar Narpani Mandram, conducted outreach meetings at Thurinjapuram (June 13, 2018) and Konalur (June 14, 2018) villages of Tiruvannamalai district. The meeting for organized by Mr. Rama Perumal, Secretary SINAM, Mr. Ashokan (ECC coordinator), Mr. Anandan (ECC Advisor). The objective of the meeting was to educate consumers on electricity rights, energy governance and to create awareness about ECC.

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Water Consumption data from Thermal Power Plants

In a thermal power plant (TPP), water is used for various purposes such as in the boiler, cooling system, and coal and ash handling systems, with the bulk of the quantity being used in the cooling system. As per Environment (Protection) Amendment Rules, 2017, notified by the Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), all new plants installed after January 1, 2017, should not consume more than 3m3/MWh power produced.

Workshop on Energy Finance

Investment in infrastructure plays a critical role in ensuring a country’s development. It is perceived that growth in infrastructure will establish a better economy and create a more equitable world. This, however, has led to a significantly greater demand on natural resources for energy, water, and food. These infrastructure projects, which have been the main cause for rapid urbanization, have also been implicated in reports of increasing environmental damage and weakening human rights.