The document chalks out a plan to increase solar capacity of the region from 2.15 MW to 8.45 MW. At present, 10 inhabited
The scheme for “Development of Solar Parks and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects” has been rolled out by Ministry
Pondikote, Odisha: Tilotama (19) wanted to help the younger children in her village with their studies. She always wanted to be a teacher. But by the time she would come back from college and finish her studies it would already be dark. Her village has electricity, but the voltages are too low and supply too erratic […]
Another 104 villages (electrified during the week from 25th April to 1st May 2016) got added to the list of already electrified villages, taking the total count of villages that have been electrified across the country so far to 7549. Out of the 104 electrified villages in the week ending May 1st, as many as 17 villages […]
With due focus on solar and wind projects, the percentage of Renewable Energy in India’s Total Power Generation has also seen a consistent increase from 4.97% in 2012-13 to about 5.7%, as on February, 2016, India’s Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal & New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal told the Rajya Sabha on May […]
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
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 […]
Team EnergyInfraPost India’s Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal & New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal and Ségolène Royal, French Minister of Environment, Energy and the Sea, in charge of International Relations on Climate and President of COP21 co-chaired a Ministerial Side Event on International Solar Alliance (ISA) at Headquarters of the United Nations […]
India to share its energy efficiency success stories with the US. Pricing of LED bulbs in India has been a game change with prices falling by over 83 per cent in one year.” EESL has already completed distribution of 5 crore LED bulbs under its Domestic Efficient Lighting Program.
Affordability, Access & Inclusiveness Driving India’s Energy Policies: India’s Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal told a gathering of UK investors in London on April 19.