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One Day Webinar on Training on ENS Implementation & Capacity Building Program was held on 23rd April, 2020

  • Webinar
  • 23 April, 2020

ENS cell Karnataka, in association with Bureau of Energy Efficiency and GIZ conducted training and awareness programme, on Eco-Niwas Samhita 2018. This training programme was conducted through webinar on 23rd April 2020. The main objective of this programme was to enable participants to understand the need and technical requirements for Eco-Niwas Samhita & Energy Efficiency Label for residential buildings. This training programme was focused on professionals such as Architects, engineers and developers.The key features of EcoNiwas Samhita 2018 and Energy efficiency label for Residential buildings were discussed in two separate sessions. The technical contents as per ENS code and its compliance were explained with suitable examples for ease of understanding. A comparison in different envelope cases was discussed for the ease of understanding the code compliance. Compliance criteria were described in detail for the state of Karnataka. Further on, compliance tool and how its application to erect a code compliant building was explained in detail.

Post both the technical sessions, pertinent queries were raised by participants from various backgrounds. The queries were related to compliance requirement, process of compliance, requirement of tool in the process, benefits of labelling, financials related to labelling and role of auditor. Over 140 participants across the state attended this webinar.

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