UDAY Scheme: Progress Snapshot

UDAY Scheme: Progress Snapshot

As on 30.09.2015 total debt of all State owned DISCOMs was Rs. 3.95 lakh Cr. The 26 states and 1 UT which have joined the UDAY scheme account for total outstanding debt of Rs. 3.82 lakh Cr. Hence, ~97% of the total outstanding debt of all State DISCOMs has been covered under UDAY.

Natural Gas Can Strengthen Indo-US. Energy Linkages

Natural Gas Can Strengthen Indo-US. Energy Linkages

Modi-Trump Summit has successfully open the avenues of natural gas cooperation between the U.S. and India. The scope of this cooperation is based on the premise of the U.S. shale gas boom and technology advancement in hydrocarbons, which can not only help India to increase its domestic gas production but also increase its share of LNG exports to India.

10 lakh LED street lights to be installed in Gram Panchayats of 7 districts in State

Guntur, Prakasham, Nellore, Kurnool, Kadapa, Ananthapur & Chittoor ​to be covered in first phase; Estimated Annual Savings in Energy Consumption to be 147 million units and prevent 12 crore tonnes equivalent of CO2 emissions

10 lakh LED street lights to be installed in Gram Panchayats of 7 districts in State

Government of India, through the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) under the Ministry of Power, would be retrofitting 10 lakh conventional street lights with LED lights in Gram Panchayats of 7 districts in Andhra Pradesh.