At a time when the Union Cabinet has expanded the ambit of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) to all ‘poor people’, the flagship scheme of the BJP government is set to complete 60 million-consumer mark on Monday.
Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) is investing Rs 600 to Rs 700 Crore in augmenting the LPG production facility and ramping up storage facility across the Northeast India. There is spurt in the LPG demand following the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojna (PMUJ).
In the run-up to the general elections next year, government is pushing for 5 kilogram (KG) liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cylinder under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) in order to increase the consumption in rural
Uttar Pradesh government, in order to promote green energy, has approved solar power generation, in the private sector, of 550 megawatt at a tariff rate between Rs 3.
The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), a pet project of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that aims to provide every household Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) replacing wood or coal fuel, has been found useful in tackling household air pollution, a new report said.
Nine out of 10 Indian homes now use cleaner cooking gas, a record improvement over just about five in 10 homes four years ago, as a result of the Modi government’s relentless effort at popularising cleaner fuel and subsidising subscription to poor families.
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The government’s proposed hydropower policy, in the works for more than four years, is set to undergo a major revision, sources said. In a major departure from the policy planned earlier, the draft of the new Cabinet
Peak power demand in the country has breached the 180 GW mark for the first time in October, Financial Express has reported. The peak power demand (180.4 GW) this year was 9.8 per cent higher than the highest level
We have set an ambitious goal for ourselves—the goal of providing access to 24×7 electricity for all in the country. Access to electricity here represents not only the connectivity to the network but also includes availability of requisite
In next 50 days, every household in India will have electricity connection; only these many houses left
The Narendra Modi government has reiterated that every household in India will get electricity connection by December end, three months ahead of the deadline under the flagship Saubhagya scheme.