Web Exclusive | September 2017
Energy efficiency summit 2017 highlighted importance of lubricants
Shell Lubricants and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), under the aegis of the Energy Efficiency Council along with Godrej GBC, organised the 16th edition of ‘Energy Efficiency Summit’, International Conference and Exposition. The 3-day summit (Aug 30-Sept 1, 2017), focused on energy saving solutions, trends, innovations, case studies, and success stories in energy efficiency.
As industry leaders, Shell and CII led the discussions on renewable energy generation, technologies and upgradation of performance for thermal power plants, etc. The summit highlighted the importance of using energy efficient lubricants across factories and plants nationwide to result in savings. The summit also felicitated companies for their excellent contribution in energy sector under the 18th National Award for Excellence in Energy Management 2017.
Mansi Tripathy, Country Head, Shell Lubricants India Cluster said, “We are hence trying to create an ecosystem and dialogue with industry stakeholders to help them understand total cost of ownership and the connection between lubricants and energy efficiency. We are and will continue to be a trusted partner in their journey to achieve the same.”
Arvind Kumar, Principal Secretary (Energy), Telangana said, “India is currently entering a high energy-intensive phase with a prime focus on economic development. Such a rapid transition demands unmitigated energy and environmental consciousness coupled with increased saving efforts more than ever. The state is in the forefront in leading the conversation about energy efficiency and working towards an empowered India.”