Power Sector Distribution Reforms On Track : Piyush Goyal Informs The House

Power Sector Distribution Reforms On Track : Piyush Goyal Informs The House

As many as 18 States and one Union Territory viz. Puducherry have given their ‘in-principle’ approval to join the scheme Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY), a major reform handle of the Modi government to provide financial assistance to state distribution companies. So far, 10 States have already signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) with Ministry […]

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 […]

J&K becomes the 9th state to join UDAY

J&K becomes the 9th state to join UDAY

The Secretary, Ministry of Power, P.K. Pujari witnessing the signing ceremony of a tripartite MoU with the State of J&K on “UDAY” (Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana) for operational and Financial turnaround of Discoms