About National Research & Technology Consortium (C-ACT)
Situated in Parwanoo, Himachal Pradesh, Nation Research & Technology Consortium is an autonomous registered society set up by the Himachal Pradesh State Council for Science Technology and Environment. It is a laboratory for calibration and testing of electrical goods. The laboratory provide tests to check for the power input, current, endurance, abnormal operation, temperature rise, moisture resistance, leakage current and electric strength for the various electric devices including electric iron/ steam iron, electric radiator, electric immersion water heaters, electric instantaneous water heater, electric kettles & jugs, electric toasters, electric grills and roasters and domestic electric food mixers. These devices can also be checked for their electrical stability and probable mechanical hazards and other properties like their weight, dimension, display can also be tested.