Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal addressed the media on Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY) here today.
After Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh, Kerala is readying to enter the select club of fully-electrified states. Each and every household in Kerala will have electricity by the end of May, state electricity minister M M Mani said here on Friday.
Operational performance of state power distribution companies has improved with a decline in commercial losses of electricity and marginally better coverage of costs in fiscal 2016, a report by the Power Finance Corp (PFC) said.
Kerala will be declared a fully electrified state by the end of this month, Power Minister M M Mani told the state assembly on Thursday.
Energy management and automation firm Schneider Electric India will develop greenfield integrated smart city of Naya Raipur, the company announced today.
Rural Electrification Corp. (REC), a state-owned backer of India’s power sector, plans to lend billions of rupees to clean-energy projects and equipment makers this fiscal year as part of an expanded push into renewables that will also see it issue green bonds overseas.
Melghat, which literally translates into a confluence of hills, also has the unsavoury distinction of being the malnutrition capital in India’s richest state – Maharashtra.
The Centre’s power distribution reforms scheme, Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY), has helped discoms reduce their subsidy dependence on state governments owing to improved liquidity position, a report released by the Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) said on Wednesday.
India is in electrification overdrive, with about 30,000 new electricity connections being granted every week. The Union power ministry is mapping the progress live on a website and is also measuring changes in lifestyle in the recently electrified villages
5,150 villages still under dark; PM Modi’s dream project of electrifying all villages to miss May deadline
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s dream project of electrifying all villages in the country is going to miss its deadline of May 2017 as most states have failed to put up efforts towards last mile connectivity.