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Energy Centre

Advit Foundation, at the Energy Centre brings together communities, industries and government. Through various activities workshops, training programmes and awareness drives the Energy Centre promotes energy efficiency, renewable energy, climate mitigation (carbon neutral options) and environment friendly technologies for benefit of civil society as well as business establishments through activities initiated at the Center. The target of this Centre is promoting carbon neutrality among corporates as well as individuals in Gurgaon region.

The Energy Centre initiative of Advit Foundation manages the solar information centre at the National Institute for Solar Energy, MNRE at Gwalpahari near Gurgaon. Advit Foundation also operates and manages the Centre For Excellence on Solar set up by Electronics Sector Skill Council of India (ESSCI) at NISE. Advit also managed the Rajiv Gandhi Renewable Energy Park, a 1.6 acre area in Sec 29, Gurgaon, in one part of Leisure Valley, from April 2009 to December 2015.

Initiatives of the Energy Centre

  • Capacity building, awareness programmes and skill developments for students, citizens/ RWAs & corporate co-workers on energy efficiency and renewable energy including providing platform for demonstrating new technologies and innovations
  • Work with industry to enable them to adopt newer and cleaner technologies, gain energy efficiencies and designing and implementing a sustainable development strategy
  • Enable corporate houses to become environmentally responsible by helping them devise CSR strategies focused on renewable energy areas and help implement the same
  • Provide a platform for technology innovators for information sharing and find market linkages

Glimpse of Advit's Work

Awards & Empanelment

  • Awarded the first CII Beyond the Fence Project award in Rajasthan in 2009
  • Advit Foundation is empaneled with TISS CSR Hub
  • Partner - Electronic Sector Skills Council of India (ESSCI) to operate and manage Centre of Excellence for Solar Electronics
  • Partner - National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE), MNRE
  • Partner - Haryana Renewable Energy Development Agency (HAREDA)

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