About Uttarakhand Renewable Energy Development Agency:
As per the climatic conditions of Uttarakhand, the hot water requirement existsapproximately for 9 months.The major requirement of hot water is in Hotels, Ashrams, residential Schools/Institutions,
Hospitals, Domestic and Industrial application etc.State Govt. has issued order dt. 24.10.2002 to install solar water heating systems on Govt. buildings to reduce consumption of conventional energy for heating water.Modification in Building by- laws to make installation of solar water heater mandatory in residential building in ban area is under consideration.