ENCO 2019
International Conference and Exhibition on
Energy & Environment : Challenges & Opportunities
February 20 - 22, 2019
Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, India
About Delhi

Delhi is the Capital of India since 1911. It is one among the seven Union Territories. It has a deep historical background. This city has been ruled by various powerful rulers like Mughals in succession to Khiljis and Tughlaqs. The history of the city is as old as the epic Mahabharata. The town was known as Indraprastha, where Pandavas used to live. In due course eight more cities came alive adjacent to Indraprastha: Lal Kot, Siri, Dinpanah, Quila Rai Pithora, Ferozabad, Jahanpanah, Tughlakabad and Shahjahanabad.



Language

The common language of Delhi is Hindi but English is widely spoken in official circles.


Time Zone

The latitude and the longitude of New Delhi are 28°40′N and 77°14 respectively. India has only one time zone i.e. Indian Standard Time (IST) which is 5 hours and 30 minutes ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).


Weather/Climate

Delhi has various historical places to visit and the best time to visit there is from October to March. During this period, the weather generally remains pleasant with minimum 20 degree temperature to maximum 32 degree temperature.

During the time of ENCO 2019 at New Delhi in February, 2019, the weather would range between 11 – 24 degrees. Normally it's colder in the mornings and in the Evenings. During the day it is very pleasant and it rarely rains in February. Overall February is a good time to visit Delhi.


Currency

Rupee is the currency of India. The currency code is INR and the currency symbol is . It comes in following denominations i.e. 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, and 2000.



Emergency Contact

Delegates are requested to provide their local contact / emergency contact information to us. The delegates may also keep their embassy/post informed about their visit.