Seminar by “Petroleum Conservation and Research Association”
An informative and thought provoking seminar was held by PCRA (Petroleum Conservation Research Association) in Suresh Deep Polytechnic on 30th November’16 to create awareness among masses about the importance, benefits and methods of conserving petroleum products & clean environment by enhancing information and capacity building which is the call of the hour in the backdrop of ongoing developments with environment and sustainable existence at stakes. Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) is a registered society set up under the aegis of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India. As a non-profit organization, PCRA is a national government agency engaged in promoting energy efficiency in various sectors of economy. It helps the government in proposing policies and strategies for petroleum conservation, aimed at reducing excessive dependence of the country on oil requirement. Over the years, PCRA has enlarged its role in improving productivity in use of various sources of energyThe students enthusiastically participated and showed interest with relevant queries.
The focus of all the messages is easy to implement and practical conservation tips for the industrial, transport, agriculture & domestic sectors. For effective communication to the target groups in semi-urban and rural areas, messages are made in regional languages. Field interactive programs like seminars, Technical meets, Consumer meets, Workshops, Clinics, van-publicity, Exhibitions, Kisan melas are conducted for dissemination of conservation messages and demonstration of conservation techniques.