Almonard is one of the most trusted and pioneered Brand in Industrial Fans in India and was established by Team of young Technocrats Engineers way back in 1968 by Vinod Patel.
India is a one of the leading market for fans in the world and is self sufficient. Being a tropical country with humid weather for most of year, fans are a necessity and the industry is well established here. There are scores of sales & service points across India which sells around 30 million fans per year. The fan market in India consists of ceiling fans (which have lions share), table fans, pedestal fans, wall fans and exhaust fans and manufacture special purpose fans for industrial applications. The market is growing around 10 % per year while exports are showing significant improvement.
Indian fan industry is ready to meet the proposed voluntary star-rated energy saving products, according to the Indian Fan Manufacturers' Association (IFMA).
Five-star rated fans can save 35 per cent of energy consumption. The saving would vary based on the rating given by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE). The rating system could have applicable ?star? certification starting from one to five. Certain pockets of Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra have been chosen for a pilot project. Through the State discoms, consumers can exchange their old fans for the energy efficiency rated fans. Easy and staggered financing has also been organised for the changeover programme. During 2014-15, 11 IFMA members produced 44.48 million fans. IFMA represents around 75 per cent of the country?s fan produ