Indo-German Business Roundtable on Future Business Opportunities in Energy Efficiency


Two roundtable discussions will provide an opportunity for international experts as well as German and Indian companies to interact and discuss the future market and technology development for energy efficient building materials and the projected growth for cooling demand in India.

Roundtable 1 on Future Market and Technology Development in Cooling - More than 5% overall market growth annually are realistic within the next 5 years? India to become a huge District Cooling market within next 10 years? Which input should find its way into the NCAP.

Roundtable 2 on Future Business in Energy Efficient Building Materials - What is the key challenge for the use of more energy efficient building materials: Availability, quality, finance, technology or other? When will solid clay bricks be substantially replaced by energy efficient alternatives such as perforated clay bricks or hollow bricks? Energy efficient glazing products are cost-effective in India? What does it need from policy makers and private sector to incentivise the demand for energy efficient materials?


If you have any questions regarding the session please get in touch with Ms. Ekaterina Bazhenova at or +91 11 4949 5353 (ext. 2112)


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