A portable gadget called a power bank is made to hold electrical energy and be used to charge different electronic devices, including laptops, tablets, and smartphones. Because they offer a practical means of maintaining the power of electronic gadgets in the event that conventional electrical sources are unavailable, power banks have become indispensable in today's world. They are becoming more and more well-liked as a result of people using portable electronics more frequently and the need for consistent power sources to keep devices charged wherever they are at all times. Travellers, outdoor lovers, and people who are always on the go may find power banks to be extremely helpful.
The market for power banks is growing quickly, mostly due to the rising demand for portable electronics including laptops, tablets, smartphones, and other mobile gadgets. With a projected compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8% from 2021 to 2028, the global power bank market, which was valued at USD 9 billion in 2020, is expected to reach a valuation of USD 16.66 billion by 2028.
Beginning on May 13, 2015, power banks must be registered under the Bureau of Indian Standards' (BIS) Compulsory Registration Scheme for Use in Portable Applications in compliance with IS 13252 (Part 1):2010.
The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) in India is responsible for awarding BIS Registration. 2012 saw the launch of the Compulsory Registration Scheme (CRS) by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY). Testing, assessment, and adherence to technical specifications are all part of the BIS CRS registration procedure, which aims to guarantee the quality and safety of electronic goods meant for Indian customers.
Here is a list of essential documents necessary for BIS CRS Registration
Power Banks for Use in Portable Applications