Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2014
Date Ended:2015
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Information and Education>Advice/Aid in Implementation
Policy Target:Industry, Industry>Energy management, Industry>Industrial subsectors>Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs)
Agency:Gujarat Energy Development Agency

This scheme is applicable for Micro, Small and Medium industries. A Walk-Through energy Audit is a simple visual investigative audit and table-top survey of the Energy Bills of the manufacturing facility. In this scheme GEDA deploy qualified energy auditors for carrying out walk through audits in MSMEs and submitting Energy Audit Reports with recommendations for saving energy in the audited MSME units. The WEA report would comprise of the submission of the energy Consumption pattern of the work place and suggestions for Energy Conservation. The WEA would also point out good ‘House Keeping’ practices relevant to the industry being audited.

The objective of scheme is to popularizing the concept of energy conservation and management in the small and medium industries sector. The target was to carry out 500 walk-through energy audits in MSMEs clusters such as metal-processing, re-rolling, foundry and chemical industries within Gujarat State. As incentive, companies can get financial assistance of Rs. 6000/- (Rupees Six thousand only) per audit to the Energy Auditor against submission of the WTEA report.

25 Energy Efficiency Recommendations Applied:Industry, Energy management

Date eneded: 2015, February 28

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