49 Lakh LED Street Lights Installed Till Date Under The Street Lighting National Programme


49 lakh LED street lights have been installed till date, covering 28 states/UTs under the Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP).

49 Lakh LED Street Lights Installed Till Date Under The Street Lighting National Programme

Team EnergyInfraPost 

Under the Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP), A’s many as 49 lakh LED street lights have been installed till date, covering 28 states/UTs, the Minister of State (IC) Power, R K Singh told Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.

The Programme which was launched by thePrime Minister, on 5th January 2015, aims to replace 1.34 crore conventional street lights with energy efficient LED lights by March, 2019.

SLNP is being implemented by Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture company of Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) under Ministry of Power. 

EESL has conducted case studies on the implementation of LED street lights projects in Himachal Pradesh and Rajasthan. So far, no specific problems have been encountered in the implementation of SLNP.

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