ABOUT CERTIFIED ENERGY MANAGERS AND AUDITORS EXAM & ELIGIBILITY

Certified Energy Managers And Auditors
Certified Energy Managers And Auditors

Here I have mentioned about Certified Energy Managers And Auditors Exam & Eligibility. It is a prestigious & high job for experienced engineers.

 

In the post, I have also mentioned names of topics covered in every section of prescribed books for the Certified Energy Managers And Auditors Exam.

 

But Contents of Books are changing after a certain period. Mentioned sections are only for indicative purposes.

 

This certification exam is for experienced engineers with three years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.

 

In last of a topic, the common name of companies is provided, where a fresher can apply for a job. And after 3 years of job experience, he can apply for this certificate of Certified Energy Managers And Auditors.

 

1. Eligibility Criteria for Certified Energy Managers and Certified Energy Auditors

 

I. For Certified Energy Managers (CEM) Exam:

 

1. a graduate Engineer (Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Technology) or equivalent with three years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.; or

2. a post-graduate Engineer (Master of Engineering/Master of Technology) or equivalent with two years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.; or

3. a graduate Engineer with a post-graduate degree in Management or equivalent with two years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.; or

4. a diploma Engineer or equivalent with six years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.; or

5. a post-graduate in Physics or Electronics or Chemistry (with Physics and Mathematics at graduation level) with three years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.

 

 

II. For Certified Energy Auditors (CEA) Exam:

 

1. a graduate Engineer (Bachelor of Engineering/Bachelor of Technology) or equivalent with three years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.; or

2. a post-graduate Engineer (Master of Engineering/Master of Technology) or equivalent with two years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.; or

3. a graduate Engineer with a post-graduate degree in Management or equivalent with two years of work experience involving the use of energy in operation, maintenance, planning, etc.

 

Candidates should have acquired the requisite number of years of work experience as of the closing date of the application. Candidates will be registered and guidebooks will be sent only on receipt of the Experience Certificate.  Candidates without requisite work experience are not eligible to register for the examination.

Certified Energy Managers And Auditors
Certified Energy Managers And Auditors

III. Examination Papers and Scheme

 

1. The examination Papers for Energy Managers and Energy Auditors are given below:

 

Paper NoName of the PaperDurationMax Marks
I.General Aspects of Energy Management & Energy Audit3 Hrs150
IIEnergy Efficiency in Thermal Utilities3 Hrs.150
IIIEnergy Efficiency in Electrical Utilities3 Hrs.150
IVEnergy Performance Assessment for Equipment and Utility Systems (Open Book Examination)**2 Hrs.100

 1. The candidate appearing for Energy Manager Examination has to pass THREE papers, viz., Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III and obtain a minimum of 50% of the maximum marks in each paper.

 

2. The candidate appearing for Energy Auditor Examination has to pass all the above FOUR papers viz., Paper-I, Paper-II, Paper-III & Paper-IV and obtain a minimum of 50% of the maximum marks in each paper.

 

3.  Question Papers for Energy Manager and Energy Auditor are common for the first three papers viz. Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III. Energy Auditor candidates passing the above three papers shall be eligible for the award of Energy Manager Certification.

 

4. The degree of difficulty in Paper-IV will be comparatively much higher than other papers.

 

5. Medium of examination is English.

 

6. Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III shall consist of objective and descriptive-type questions.

 

7. The Paper-IV for Energy Auditors will be an open book examination and shall consist of descriptive and numerical questions.

 

** The candidates can refer only to the guide books supplied at the time of their registration, during the paper IV examination. No other reference books and written material will be allowed.

 

IV. Minimum Marks for Award of Certificates

1. For Certification of Energy Managers: 50% of the maximum marks in each paper in Paper-I, Paper-II, and Paper-III

2. For Certification of Energy Auditors: 50% of the maximum marks in each paper in Paper-I, Paper-II, Paper-III & Paper-IV.

 

V. Fee Structure

FOR NEW CANDIDATES

(a) Application Fee:

for general candidates Rs. 500/-

for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Rs. 250/- Castes or the Scheduled Tribes

for candidates belonging to Other Rs. 250/- Backward Classes having annual income of less than Rs.4.5 lakhs per annum

 

(b) Certification fee including Examination fee:

(i) for general candidates Rs. 10,000/-

(ii) for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Rs. 5,000/- Castes or the Scheduled Tribes

(iii) for candidates belonging to Other Rs. 5,000/- Backward Classes having annual income of less than Rs.4.5 lakhs per annum for company-sponsored candidates Rs. 20,000/-

FOR SUPPLEMENTARY CANDIDATES Application Fee: Nil

 

Examination Fee

for general candidates Rs. 1500/- per paper

(ii) for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Rs. 750/- per paper Castes or the Scheduled Tribes

for candidates belonging to Other Rs. 750/- per paper Backward Classes having annual income of less than Rs.4.5 lakhs per annum

 

FOR UP GRADATION FROM ENERGY MANAGER TO ENERGY AUDITOR Up-gradation Fee:

for general candidates Rs. 1500/-

for candidates belonging to the Scheduled Rs. 750/- Castes or the Scheduled Tribes (iii) for candidates belonging to Other Rs. 750/- Backward Classes having annual income of less than Rs.4.5 lakhs per annum Note: Those Candidates claiming fee concession have to submit copies of necessary supporting documents.

 

2. Energy Manager & Energy Auditor Books

BOOK 1- GENERAL ASPECTS OF ENERGY MANAGEMENT AND ENERGY AUDIT

1.1 Energy Scenario

1.2 Basics of Energy and its Various Forms

1.3 Energy management Audit

1.4 Material and Energy Balance

1.5 Energy Action Planning

1.6 Financial management

1.7 Project Management

1.8 Monitoring Targetting

1.9-Global Environmental Concerns

 

BOOK 2- ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN THERMAL UTILITIES

2.1-Fuels-and-combustion

2.2 Boilers

2.3 Steam Distribution & Utilisation

2.4 Furnaces

2.5 Insulation Refractories

2.6 FBC

2.7 Cogeneration

2.8 Waste Heat Recovery

2.9 Annexure Book 2

 

BOOK 3 : ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN ELECTRICAL UTILITIES

3.1 Electrical Systems

3.2 Electric Motors

3.3 Compressed Air Systems

3.4 HVAC and Refrigeration System

3.5 Fans & Blowers

3.6 Pumps and Pumping System

3.7 Cooling Towers

3.8 Lighting System

3.9 DG Set System

3.10 Energy-Efficient Technologies in Electrical Systems

3.11 Annexure

 

BOOK 4- ENERGY PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT FOR EQUIPMENT AND UTILITY SYSTEMS

4.1-Energy Performance Assessment of Boilers

4.2 Energy Performance Assessment of Furnace

4.3 Energy Performance Assessment of Cogeneration

4.4.Energy Performance Assessment of Heat Exchanger

4.5 Energy Performance Assessment of Motors & Variable Speed Drives

4.6 Energy Performance Assessment of Fans & Blowers

4.7 Energy Performance Assessment of Water Pumps

4.8 Energy Performance Assessment of Compressors

4.9 Energy Performance Assessment of HVAC Systems

4.10. Energy Performance Assessment of Lighting

4.11 Performing Financial Analysis

4.12 Application of Non-Conventional & Renewable Energy Sources

4.13 Waste Minimization & Resource Conservation

 

3. TOP ENERGY SECTOR COMPANIES

Here I have mentioned some big names of energy sector companies, which are best for job & also experience. You can also job similar type companies for energy sector experience.

CESC Ltd, Gujarat Industries Power Company Ltd, RattanIndia Power Ltd, Tata Power Company Ltd, Adani Power Ltd, Adani Green Energy Ltd, JSW Energy Ltd, Torrent Power Ltd, Indraprastha Power Generation Company Ltd, NHPC Ltd, NTPC Ltd, Nuclear Power Corporation Of India Ltd, Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd,  SJVN Ltd,

Audit and Loss Reduction in T&D Systems
Audit and Loss Reduction in T&D Systems

4. COURSE FOR FRESHERS RELATED ENERGY SECTOR

Short Term Course – Audit and Loss Reduction in T&D Systems

 

Objective

To familiarize the engineers with the energy efficiency opportunities available in the various electrical equipments and to help them to prepare better for the BEE certified Energy Manager Exam.

 

Program Profile

• General Introduction –Electrical System
• Electric motor
• Compresses Air System
• HVAC& Refrigeration System
• Power quality, Harmonics, manifestation measurement, migration
• Fans & Blowers
• Pumps& umping System
• Cooling tower, Lighting System, Diesel Generating System
• Energy efficient technologies in Electrical Systems
• Compressed Air Systems
• Tutorials, Case studies, Labs and Technical visits- This complies with the syllabus of BEE’s Energy Manger-Paper-3

 

Course Fee

Residential Fee 18,172/-

Non Residential Fee 15,340/-

Who may attend

Engineers from State Electricity Boards/Power Utilities/corporation, PSU,R&D organizations, Academic Institutions, entrepreneurs& consultations, contractors involved in energy Audit & energy Audit & energy conservation project.
Venue –  PSTI Bengaluru under NPTI

 

 

References

https://beeindia.gov.in/

Books

https://npti.gov.in/energy-audit-and-loss-reduction-td-systems

 

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