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Nice to meet you online! A warm welcome to my personal web world - an account of all my deeds! Here is my humble endeavor to trace the old but lost friends and more over to get new lively friendships. This site is about me, my opinions, my perceptions and everything! There is much to discover and enjoy, so grab some time and take a wander through the pages of my cyber home. I am well aware of the fact that my views will be different from yours. This is my way of looking at issues. Whenever I get neglected, won't struggle to survive. I will keep myself away from the spot, because I believe my time as the precious gift from God. I won't spare even a second, instead it will be made fruitful with effective utilization. I like to be rich in man power. I never repent about my past, since it was the knife sharpened me for the character. Always I like to be systematic in my works. Please be have comments, even critic!

Myself Jameskutty Thomas (Pet name: Raju) from the village of Perumpuzha, Kollam, Kerala, India. But, now I am settled in Vyttila, Ernakulam. Basically I am an Electrical Engineer from the 1987 batch of TKM College of Engineering, Kollam. My post graduation is in Opto-Electronics & Laser Technology from Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi. With 29 years experience as a professional Electrical Engineer, retired as Electrical Inspector from the Department of Electrical Inspectorate, Government of Kerala. I have qualified as Chartered Engineer (India). Now, my intention is to share the experiences procured with Electrical & Lightning Protection designs to the interested audience. Hence, I have launched a consulting firm named AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy in Ernakulam, targetting Training, Consultancy, Auditing, Inspection, Valuation, etc.

About family, my wife is Anitha James and we are blessed with two children, boys; Daniel James and Joseph James.

Resume

My Resume

Summary

Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultant

I have gained 29 years of professional experience from the Department of Electrical Inspectorate, Govt. of Kerala. Retired as Electrical Inspector. I have proved my expertancy in the field of Lightning Protection & various other Electrical Installations such as

  1. Electrification of Multistoried Buildings including the Lightning Protection
  2. Solar PV Panel Installations including the Lightning Protection
  3. EHT Installations, HT Installations, Generator Installations, etc.
  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com

Education

B.Tech in Electrical Engineering

1982 - 1987

Thangal Kunju Musaliar College of Engineering, Kollam-5

M.Tech in Opto-Electronics & Laser Technology

1990 - 1992

Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kochi-22

Secured First Rank from the University

Professional Memberships

M.I.E [Member of The Institution of Engineers (India)]

Life Membership

Chartered Engineer (India)

  • Valuer
  • Loss Assessor
  • Consultant

Professional Experience

Assistant Electrical Inspector

1992 - 2013

Department of Electrical Inspectorate, Govt. of Kerala

Deputy Electrical Inspector

2013 - 2018

Department of Electrical Inspectorate, Govt. of Kerala

Electrical Inspector

2018 - 2021

Department of Electrical Inspectorate, Govt. of Kerala

  • Experienced with the implementation of Electricity Act – 2003 and the Rules & Regulations made there under the act, CEA (Measures Relating to Safety & Electric Supply) Regulations – 2003, Kerala Cinemas (Regulation) Rules, 1988, Kerala Electricity Duty Act –1963 and the Kerala State Electricity Licensing Board Rules by way of conducting design review of electrical schemes and inspection of Extra High Tension (EHT), High Tension (HT), Multistoried Buildings, Generator, Solar PV, Lightning Protection, etc. installations and in the calibration and testing of various electrical equipments and meters in the Meter Testing and Standards Laboratory attached to this Department.
  • Experienced with the implementation of various Standards and Codes of Practice of Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
  • Participated in Energy Conservation, Electrical Safety and Energy Auditing activities
  • Conducted Training Classes in Lightning Protection, Multistoried Building Electricfication, Implementation of Standards, etc.

Services

Available Services

Sharing & solving the issues you face is the prime important. Be free to contact me for any type of the below mentioned matters and be relaxed yourself. Your relaxation is the reward me expect.

Lightning Protection System

In Accordance with IS/IEC 62305:2010, service can be extended for various projects as a Lightning Protection Designer/Consultant.


  • When you construct a Home or a Farm or a Building in a Hilly Place, if you feel confused about the Lightning Protection needed, please use the following contact details. Ofcourse, you expect a solution from me.

  • Training will be given in Lightning Protection System Design to those who interested.


  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com
  • Solar PV Installations

    Designer/Consultant to Solar PV Installations.
    If you face any difficulties during the design & erection don't hesitate to call me for any technical supports.


  • About the number of panels, inverter capacity, harmonics, earthing, lightning protection or whatever it is; if you feel confused, you are free to contact me and get convinced

  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com
  • EHT/HT/Generator Installations

    Electrical Consultancy with full Design can be given for EHT/HT/Generator Electrical Installations.
    Also, you can contact me for any technical supports.


  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com
  • Multistoried Building Electrification

    Multistoried Building Electrical Installation can be designed in safety point of view.


  • Feel free to call me, whenever you feel difficulty with Transformer outdoor/indoor, oil/dry designs; or when you feel confused where to locate your Generator; or confused with the Lightning Protection Designs.


  • Architects or Builders may contact for a reliable Design & Consultancy with the Mutlistoried Building Projects such as Hospitals, Apartments, etc.

  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com
  • Chartered Engineer (India)

    Any type of Valuation or Loss Assessment, you can contact me.


  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com
  • Electrical Safety Training

    To know how to handle Electricity safely, please visit my youtube or call me for any direct training.


  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com




  • Pre Legal Solutions

    For any electrical related issues with Departments, Contractors, Clients, etc. you can approach for the pre legal solutions.


  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com
  • Electrical Scheme Design

    Electrical Contractors or even Clients can contact for Electrical Project Scheme related clarifications, Scheme Preparation or any related advices.


  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com
  • Power Factor Solutions

    You are not getting the Power Factor Incentive in your Electricity Bill ? There is solution.


    Please Contact


  • AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK)
  • +917012204187
  • electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com
  • Contact

    Contact Me

    My Address

    AJ Electrical & Lightning Protection Consultancy (GSTIN:- 32AAKPT0301R1ZK) Ambanadu, Vyttila, Kochi-19

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    Email Me

    electricalconsultant.elp@gmail.com

    Call Me

    +91 7012204187

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    Library

    Technical Data Library

    Sharable Files for Friends of Electrical Inspectorate, Contractors, Consumers, etc. (Please contact Jameskutty to provide you the Password to open the  secured files)
    The following files are stored here just for my instant use and also for the audience said above. I need to confirm the user and hence secured. I hereby declare not to charge any fee for these files.



    Technical Circulars
    Court Orders
    Forms
    Check Lists
    Acts, Rules & Regulations
    Books/Brochures/Data Sheets
    Govt. Orders
    Technical Classes

    Technical Circulars

    Specification for electric passenger and Goods Lifts
    Guidelines for scrutiny of schemes
    Guidelines for installation of Diesel Generator Sets with AMF Panel
    Guidelines for scrutiny of schemes pertaining High Rise Buildings
    Guidelines for Cinema Scheme approval
    Regarding Field Inspections
    Electrical Installations Standards ..... Instruction issued
    Electric Connection to High Rise Buildings
    Cable TV Circular
    Fee for addition/alterations, Transformer capacity, etc.
    Clarification to Fee related GO (dated 07/09/2001)
    Dry Type transformers in residential/commercial buildings, etc.
    Guidelines for Guidelines to Unitised Substations

    Dry Type/Indoor/Outdoor transformers in residential/commercial buildings
    Installation of Transformer/Unitised Substations at floors above ground

    Rule 3 Authorised Persons for Electrical Installations
    Change of contractor after issue of approval
    Installation of Generator above Ground level
    XLPE Cable, Current Limiting type MCCB, Microprocessor based ACB, etc.
    Supports of High Voltage and Extra High Voltage overhead lines
    Mobile/Wireless Phone Services at HT/Highrise Building premises
    Inspection of Distribution System
    Nomination under Kerala Cinema (Regulation) Rules 1988
    Delegation of powers under Quality Control Order 1981
    Sanction for energisation of temporary installation
    Covered Aluminium/GI as earthing conductor
    Nomination under Kerala Cinema (Regulation) Rules 1988
    Reports from District Offices
    General guidelines for Scrutiny and Inspection
    Temporary installations, those need not be inspected
    Approval and Inspection of Electrical Installations - Role of Supervisor
    Single window clearance for Tourism Projects
    Additional Guidelines for Scheme Scrutiny, Approval & Sanctioning
    Guidelines for transformer installation to high rise & non-high rise buildings
    More Guidelines for X-ray Installations
    Guidelines for Cable TV Inspections/Fee Collection
    Line Clearance Sanction - as per CEA Regulation
    No objection certificate from previous contractor
    Restriction to Generator Installation above Ground level

        (Click HERE to get the related court order)
    Guidelines for installation of Electric Fence Energiser            Government Order
    Power Delegation of AEIs & DEIs
    Mobile Towers - Permission from Local Authorities
    Technical directions given during EIs' meeting held on 09/08/12
    Accident Report Format
    Installation of Solar Energy System - guide lines
    Quality Control Implementation - guide lines
    Quality Control Implementation - inspection guide lines
    Guidelines for Solar Installations
    Guidelines for Solar Installations -1
    Revised Guidelines for Solar Installations
    Guidelines for Installation of Solar Energy System
    Lift Inspection and License - Guidelines
    Lift License (Lapsed) Renewal Fee
    Fee for Department Functions Related
    Guidelines for Stringing Communication/Optical Fibre Cable on Power Line Supports
    Inspection Fee - Revised (27/03/2019)
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    EI Conference - Minutes

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    2000
    2002
    2003
    2004
    2005
    2006-1
    2006-2
    2007
    2008-09
    2009-10
    2011
    2014
    2016
    2017

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    Acts, Rules & Regulations

    Kerala Electricity Duty Rules, 1963
    Kerala Electricity Duty Act, 1963
    The Kerala State Electricity surcharge (levy and collection) Act,1989
    The Kerala State Electricity surcharge (levy and collection) Rules,1992
    Electrical Wires, Cables, Appliances and Protection Devices and Accessories (Quality Control) Order, 2003
    Intimation of Accidents (Form and Time of service of Notice) Rules, 2004
    Kerala Electricity Supply Code, 2005 (With Amendments)
    Electrical Wires, Cables, Appliances and Protection Devices and Accessories (Quality Control) Order, 2005
    Electricity Rules, 2005
    The Kerala Electricity (Intimation of Accidents) Rules, 2005
       Accident Reporting Form-A (involving human beings)
       Accident Reporting Form-B (involving animals)
    CEA (Installation and Operation of Meters) Regulations, 2006 (with amendments)
    Qualifications, Powers and Functions of Chief Electrical Inspector and Electrical Inspectors Rules, 2006
    CEA (Technical Standards for Connectivity of the Grid) Regulations, 2007
    CERC (Terms and Conditions of Tariff) Regulations, 2009
    CEA (Measures relating to Safety and Electric Supply) Regulations, 2010 (with amendments, 2015, 2018 & 2019)
    The Kerala Lifts & Escalators Ordinance, 2012
    The Kerala Lifts & Escalators Rules, 2012
    Kerala Small Hydro Power Policy, 2012
    Kerala Right to Service Act, 2012 (for Electrical Inspectorate functions)
    The Kerala Lifts & Escalators Act, 2013
    Kerala Solar Energy Policy, 2013
    Solar Power Plant - General Directions from Power Department - 2013
    CEA (Technical Standards for Connectivity of the Distributed Generation Resources), Regulations, 2013
    The Electricity (Karnataka Amendment) Act, 2013
    Kerala Electricity Supply Code, 2014
    KSERC (Grid Interactive Distributed Solar Energy Systems), Regulations, 2014
    Guidelines for authorising Chartered Electrical Safety Engineer (CESE)
    KSERC (Renewable Energy & Net Metering) Regulations, 2020
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    Technical Classes

    Lightning Protection

    Part-1



    Part-2



    Part-3



    Part-4


    Multistoried Buildings (Height>15m)

    Topic



    Discussion Part-1



    Discussion Part-2



    Discussion Part-3

    Electrical Safety

    Electrical Safety & Basic Life Support



    A Discussion



    Fatal Electrical Accidents during Street Light Maintenance



    Safety points while you are constructing a building near electric lines.



    Safety Points while handling Household Electrical Equipments.


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