Energy Tip
of the Day!

Energy star rated compact fluorescent Lamp (CFL) should be the choice in household lighting applications From the extraordinary Gazette notification No. 1611/10 of July 22,2099, the display of the Energy Label  on every CFL was made mandatory. The energy label consists of star rating which varies from  1 star   to 5star higher the number of the star greater the energy efficiency of the CFL. Accordingly CFLs having an energy label with 5 star are  most energy efficient compared to the  CFLs having 1star to  4star rating. By repacking a 1star CFL with 5star CFL with 5-7 watts lower in wattage the same light out put can be gained. Purchasing a CFL with 5 star rating about 5-7 watts  can be cut down At present LED Lamp technology has improved rapidly end in parallel the price of LED lamps have come down to  an affordable Scale for the domestic consumer. Sri Lanka has already introduced performance stety and Minimum Energy performance  standers (MEPS) for LED Lamps introduce for which satisfy MEPS.

Future Citizens

Energy Education Development Program

SEA has put numerous efforts to engage younger generation in energy saving activities.School Energy Clubs have been established in 2,500 schools covering each and every willing school in the island flourishing the “Energy Education Programme” which had been inaugurated within the government school system since 2015. This programme implements a vast range of activities to enhance knowledge of energy, attitudes, and related skills of children of the nation. Three competitive programmes, namely ‘Energy Star’, ‘Energy Day’ and ‘School Energy Clubs’ are implemented within the school system under this programme as per the circular ED/01/14/07/06 issued by the Ministry of Education on 30th April 2015.