The “Right to Light”: Solar Lamps for Village Children

The “Right to Light”: Solar Lamps for Village Children

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 […]

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 […]

Piyush Goyal jointly launches Programmes under ISA at UN Headquarters in New York

Piyush Goyal jointly launches Programmes under ISA at UN Headquarters in New York

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 […]