Electricity Saving Tips For Homes And Offices

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Choose right inverter for home and maintain it right to manage electricity bills

By on July 5, 2018
Choose right inverter for home and maintain it right to manage electricity bills
Power supply situation continues to be bad in India with power failures ranging from 2 to 4 hours in cities and 8 hours or more in small towns and villages. This makes it difficult to manage daily life and thus installing power backups is inevitable. Although there are many solutions to this problem but the most common solution that most people apply in India; is to go for an Inverter-Battery system. However when somebody plans

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Various Elements of Electricity Bills

By on January 20, 2014
Various Elements of Electricity Bills
Just like a blood test report shows health of a human body, electricity bills can show health of a setup that uses electricity. It is very important to understand the electricity bill before starting any energy saving project, as it can give indicators to the problems that exists in the system. At Bijli Bachao our aim is not just to provide you with tips to save electricity, but also to help you understand your electricity bill. The infographic below shows a sample

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Guest Article: Journey To Net Zero Energy Space

By on April 26, 2018
Guest Article: Journey To Net Zero Energy Space
We were leading a blissful life till last year, unaware of anything green or how much carbon footprint we had. I had put in an application to upgrade the load of my incoming electrical line from the Utility to take care of future air-conditioning requirements. The electrical utility (WBSEDCL in my case) upgraded us to a three phase line last year with a load of 8+ KVA and we were very happy unaware of the shock that 440v 3-phase line can bring upon us. We literally

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PUVVNL / MVVNL / PVVNL / DVVNL – Uttar Pradesh (UP) Electricity Bill Payment Online

By on May 6, 2015
Paying electricity bills online is the easiest way to avoid standing in queues for electricity bill payment. Most states in India now have online bill payment and Uttar Pradesh is not behind. Recent unbundling of state electricity boards has resulted in 3 different utilities or electricity providers in Uttar Pradesh. So the UPEB or Uttar Pradesh Electricity Board is

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KSEB – Kerala Online Electricity Bill Payment

By on May 6, 2015
Paying electricity bills online is the easiest way to avoid standing in queues for electricity bill payment. Most states in India now have online bill payment and Kerala is not behind. KSEB or Kerala State Electricity Board now has an online portal to make payment of electricity bills. It provides the most convenient way of payment by using both credit or debit cards:

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DHBVN / UHBVN – Haryana Electricity Bill Payment Online

By on May 3, 2015
Paying electricity bills online is the easiest way to avoid standing in queues for electricity bill payment. Most states in India now have online bill payment and Haryana is not behind. Recent unbundling of state electricity boards has resulted in 2 different utilities or electricity providers in Haryana. So the Haryana State Electricity Board is no longer supplying

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Reflective roof top coatings can make a home energy efficient by reducing air conditioning load

By on August 27, 2015
Reflective roof top coatings can make a home energy efficient by reducing air conditioning load
Air conditioning is the biggest paint point for most people concerned about their high electricity bills in summers. On Bijli Bachao we get a lot of visitors looking for help on Air Conditioners. In one of our previous posts we mentioned how using ceiling fan with an air conditioner can help. On response to it, some of the visitors said that ceiling fan should not be used with air conditioner because it will push down hot air from the ceiling. Please refer to our article

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Pumping systems without overhead tanks can significantly increase electricity bills of a group housing society

By on April 22, 2016
Pumping systems without overhead tanks can significantly increase electricity bills of a group housing society
A few months back we got a call from the management committee of a luxury residential complex in Mumbai to help them on their very high electricity bills. Surprisingly their common electricity bills were so high that their monthly maintenance bills were as high as what a family would pay as rent in any other society in the city. On a walk through audit we found that although the lighting used in the complex was most efficient, what was causing high electricity bills

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GEB / UGVCL / DGVCL / MGVCL / PGVCL – Gujarat Electricity Bill Payment Online

By on April 29, 2015
Paying electricity bills online is the easiest way to avoid standing in queues for electricity bill payment. Most states in India now have online bill payment and Gujarat is not behind. Recent unbundling of state electricity boards has resulted in 4 different utilities or electricity providers in Gujarat. So the GEB or Gujarat Electricity Board is no longer supplying

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MPEB / MPPKVVCL / MPMKVVCL – Madhya Pradesh Electricity Bill Payment Online

By on May 3, 2015
Paying electricity bills online is the easiest way to avoid standing in queues for electricity bill payment. Most states in India now have online bill payment and Madhya Pradesh is not behind. Recent unbundling of state electricity boards has resulted in 3 different utilities or electricity providers in Madhya Pradesh. So the MPEB or Madhya Pradesh Electricity Board

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