Energy

Is your five-star AC sucking more power than it should?

A new study by the Centre for Science and Environment shatters the myth of star-rated ACs. Your so-called five-star rated split AC becomes energy-inefficient as soon as the temperature soars over 40 degrees Celsius.

 
Last Updated: Thursday 28 July 2016

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  • AC star rating should bbe according to climate zone of the area. For example state of Rajasthane (jaselmare,curu) where Summer tempperatue rises to 50 degree C.. . Where BE certify rating at 40 degree C. We have educate every one that comfort AC temperature for human body in AC rooom is 24 degree c.+ - 1 degree C, not 19 degree c. By lowering one degee temperature AC electrical load and power consumption increases also depends on incoming power quality. Kisholoy Gupta Sustainable Energy Environmental trainer.

    Posted by: Kisholoy Guptaa | 3 years ago | Reply