Eco Lite Technologies
Energy conservation! Energy efficiency! These two phrases are the buzzwords in residential societies and industries alike today. The high demand for energy and its unsustainable supplies has led to critical economic issues. It is the need of the hour to conserve energy and use it efficiently. Thanks to the introduction of solar and LED lighting solutions! Here is a Gurgaon based firm that has played an instrumental role in energy conservation through manufacture of energy efficient products besides electrification of rural villages using LED and solar solutions. We are delving about Eco Lite Technologies.
The ISO 9001:2008 certified company has been energizing lives with products that guarantee lower energy consumption and zero carbon footprint. “We are the first company to provide 8 years warranty on LED bulbs. Quality is the cornerstone of all our activities at Eco Lite Technologies,” says the charismatic Mr. Amit Gupta, Partner. The brainchild behind the founding of Eco Lite Technologies in 2010 was Mr. Amit Gupta, a 1994 BE in Electricals and Electronics from MIT, Manipal. Prior to starting his entrepreneurial venture, he was involved in the textile industry. In the current fiscal ending March 2018 Eco Lite has generated a turnover of Rs. 40 crore.
Products and Services Offered
LED Bulbs (3 W to 50 W) LED Street Lights Solar Lightings Solar Power Generation Eco Lite Technologies is also into government programs on energy conservation. They are working with Energy Efficient Services Limited (EESL). Besides, the company had an exclusive tie-up with Hitachi Maxell Global for two years from 2015 to 2017 for the manufacture of LED bulbs. “Currently we are into solar power generation plants also, we are also doing solar home lighting projects as part of rural electrification. One of our projects at villages in Bihar, which is worth Rs. 10 crore will be completed by this month. We started the project last year,” pronounces the magnetic Mr. Gurpreet Singh, Partner. Mr. Singh is an MBA and was involved in land acquisition and development of townships, before joining Eco Lite. A dedicated manpower is the backbone of an organization. Eco Lite Technologies has a team of 100 committed and dedicated people for its various departments. Majority of them have been working with the company for the last five years. A team of highly qualified product development engineers handle the manufacturing operations. One engineer is backed by 24 years of industry experience. The teams work in a congenial environment and are entitled to a plethora of benefits and facilities. A state-of-the-art manufacturing unit at Manesar is Eco Lite’s core strength. The unit is equipped with advanced facilities facilitating smooth production. At its in-house lab, all products undergo extensive testing for performance and safety, etc. Eco Lite has a dedicated R&D lab. “We spend around Rs. 5 lakh on R&D activities every month. Our objective is to introduce innovative, futuristic, eco-friendly and energy efficient products. In our bulbs unit, we import LED chips and few electronic components; the rest of the raw materials are manufactured in India,” says a suave Mr. Rishi Vani, Partner. ISO 9001:2008 certified company State-of-the-art manufacturing unit at Manesar First company to provide 8 years warranty on LED bulbs 5 lakhs bulbs produced per month along with other products Several solar generation projects every month Employee strength of 100 dedicated people; 80% retention Highly qualified product development engineers. Mr. Amit Gupta is full of praise for the Power Minister of India, Shri Piyush Goel. He says about him, “He has done a remarkable job in this industry by promoting solar lightings.” He is also upbeat about GST. “GST is good for our economy. For solar lightings, it is 5%. We work according to GST norms,” he adds. Mr. Gupta is a founding member of LED Products Manufacturer's Association (LEDMA) and currently the Chairman, North. He says, “NSIC and ministers from the government like Ravi Shankar Prasad have helped in increasing LED lights manufacturing across India. The dynamic entrepreneur, who owes the success of Eco Lite to hard work and God’s grace, is all geared for newer expansions next year. Two years down the line, he envisages achieving a turnover of Rs. 300 crore, starting exports, and carving a distinctive niche as a top player in energy efficiency in the Indian market. He leaves a message for the readers, “Energy efficiency is the need of the hour. Many private players have entered this industry. It is wise to be cautious when choosing products; opt for warranty-based products manufactured by reliable players from the organized sector.”
Gurpreet Singh (L), Rishi Vani (C), Amit Gupta (R), Partners - Team Eco Lite