Every year on December 14, National Energy Conservation Day is observed to raise awareness among the people for the conservation of energy considering the global increase in population and also the demand for the supply of electricity.
Also on this day, National Energy Conservation Awards are given to the industries and other establishments. The Ministry of Power, Government of India, organizes an annual painting competition on Energy Conservation for school children to raise their awareness of the conservation of energy.
National Energy Conservation Day
The exact meaning of energy conservation is using less energy by avoiding the unnecessary uses of energy. Using energy efficiently is very necessary to save it for future usage. Energy conservation should be rooted in the behavior of every human being to get more effect on the plan of energy conservation.
Significance of National Energy Conservation Day
Each and every citizen of India must aware of how to use efficient energy, how to save the energy for their own future safety and many more ways. They should follow all the rules, regulations and policies implemented by the Government of India in order to support energy efficiency. Citizens of India can pay their direct contribution to the campaign of reducing energy use throughout the 11th Five Year Plan period.
National Energy Conservation Day Celebration
To make the campaign of national energy conservation more effective and special all over India, a variety of energy conservation competitions are organized by the government or other organizations around the living areas of normal people as they are the main target of the campaign.
At many places, the various painting competitions on energy conservation day are held by the student or member of the organizations at school, state, regional or national level.