We are glad to inform you that CII – Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre (CII-Godrej GBC) is promoting the concept of World Class Energy Efficiency in Indian industry. The main objective is to facilitate continuous improvement in energy efficiency and achieve world class standards.

As part of this, CII-Godrej GBC with the support of experts from US Department of Energy is organizing focused workshops on energy efficiency improvement in process heating equipments such as furnaces, ovens, heaters, thermal oxidizers, etc. and demonstration of related software tools.

The software tools were developed by USDOE as part of their Industrial Technological Programme which leads their national efforts to improve industrial energy efficiency and environmental performance. The U.S Industries have implemented the software tools and achieved significant improvement in energy efficiency. Indian industries also have enormous potential for improving energy efficiency by implementing these system specific software tools.

CII-Godrej GBC is organizing the workshop in Ahmedabad during March 8-10, 2011. The Workshop involves a two day class room training and one day plant visit for demonstration of the software tools. The details of the programme are given below.

*Confirmation awaited

Transport arrangement for participants will be made by CII-Godrej GBC during the plant visits on day 2.



All process industries including Chemical, Petro Chemical, Fertilizer, Refinery and Pharmaceutical industries having process heating systems such as thermic fluid heaters, oil or gas fired heaters and steam heaters etc.

Operation and Maintenance Engineers, Managers, Energy Consultants, Energy auditors, etc.

The participants are requested to bring a laptop loaded with Microsoft for the workshop. The necessary software programmes will be given for use during the workshop.

To ensure a highly interactive programme, the number of participants is restricted strictly to 25 and the registration will be on a first-come-first served basis. At the end of the workshop US Department of Energy & CII-Godrej GBC will issue a certificate for the participants.

You are requested to take advantage of this unique training programme, by nominating suitable delegates from your organisation at the earliest. You may kindly send your nominations through the attached reply form.

B Sriram
Confederation of Indian Industry
CII-Sohrabji Godrej Green Business Centre
Survey No 64, Kothaguda Post, Near Hitech City, R R District, Hyderabad-500084
Tel: 040 44185161 Cell:9989091743
Email: sriram.bhaskar@cii.in