A bio fuel refinery, the first of its kind in India, set up at the Numaligarh Refinery (NRL) in Assam, will soon process bio fuel from bamboo, abundantly found in Arunachal Pradesh, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday.
Arunachal Pradesh power minister Tamiyo Taga today demanded a special package to ensure 24 hours electricity in the north eastern state
Free Off-Grid Solar Power Kits To Light Up 895 Remote Villages In Arunachal Pradesh, Minister Piyush Goyal
For the first time, free of cost off-grid solar power kits of 300 watts, comprising of five number of 6W LED bulbs, a 20 Watts PLDC Fan, five lamp holders along with three-pin sockets for televisions etc and an 8-hour battery back-up will be given to these 895 remote villages
No one ever thought of providing electricity to around 16000 households in about 895 villages sitting close to the China border in Arunachal Pradesh.
Twenty siz states are now part of the UDAY scheme, meant for the revival of debt stressed discoms, after Kerala, Arunachal Pradesh and Tripura formally joined the programme.
Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu today said the state government will soon sort out the problems on implementation of the stalled 2000 MW Subansiri Lower Hydro Electric Project at Dollongmukh in Lower Subansiri district.
There will be a major thrust on hydro sector by different ways to bring down cost of electricity from this renewable source, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said today.
Government has resolved to come up with a proactive hydro power policy to push stalled projects and explore possibility
Another 112 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 9 th to 15th May 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY).