The Count Moves Up Further, 7654 Villages stand Electrified In India

The Count Moves Up Further, 7654 Villages stand Electrified In India

Another 105 villages stand electrified across the country during the week from 2nd to 8th May 2016 under the Government’s Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY, taking the total count of villages that have been electrified in India from 7549 last week to 7654 by May 8th. Out of these electrified villages, 6 villages belong […]

BHEL commissions 600 MW Thermal Power Plant in Madhya Pradesh

BHEL commissions 600 MW Thermal Power Plant in Madhya Pradesh

State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) today announced the commissioning of a 600 MW coal-based thermal power plant in Madhya Pradesh. “The unit has been commissioned at the 1×600 MW Jhabua Thermal Power Project (TPP) located in Seoni district in Madhya Pradesh,” BHELBSE -0.80 % said in a release. Read More… Image Credit: livemint.com

Power Sector Distribution Reforms On Track : Piyush Goyal Informs The House

Power Sector Distribution Reforms On Track : Piyush Goyal Informs The House

As many as 18 States and one Union Territory viz. Puducherry have given their ‘in-principle’ approval to join the scheme Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY), a major reform handle of the Modi government to provide financial assistance to state distribution companies. So far, 10 States have already signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) with Ministry […]

Govt’s LED Bulbs UJALA scheme will see annual savings of over Rs 42,000 crore in consumers electricity bills by 2019

Govt’s LED Bulbs UJALA scheme will see annual savings of over Rs 42,000 crore in consumers electricity bills by 2019

Aiming an annual reduction in electricity bills of Indian consumers by over Rs 42,000 crore, Union power, coal and renewable energy minister, Piyush Goyal intends to provide energy efficient lighting, covering the entire country by 2019 and distribute 77 crore LED bulbs under the Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme. As of […]

Piyush Goyal Launches ‘UJALA’ Scheme in Madhya Pradesh. 3 Crore LED Bulbs to be Distributed in Next 6 Months in the State

Piyush Goyal Launches ‘UJALA’ Scheme in Madhya Pradesh. 3 Crore LED Bulbs to be Distributed in Next 6 Months in the State

Government of India’s National LED programme – Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) was launched today in Madhya Pradesh by Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Union Minister for State (IC) for Power, Coal and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal, at a function held in Bhopal. The scheme is being implemented by […]