State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) has invited a bid for 2,000 electric vehicle chargers for the second phase of its EV programme, which will see the rollout of 9,500 electric vehicles across different states.
The Maharashtra government has directed all the civic bodies in the state to use energy efficient LED bulbs for street lighting.
State-run Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) is trying to rope in more states and make a pan-India roll out of 9,500 electric vehicles this year, as the first 500 cars are ready to be delivered in Delhi next week.
State-backed Energy Efficiency Services Ltd. plans to rollout its electric vehicle programme in more states after rolling out the first phase of green cars in Delhi this month.
India has brought in regulations to cut the use of low efficiency motors. From now on, new low voltage (LV) motors installed in industry must meet IE2 or higher efficiency levels.
Larsen & Toubro (L&T), India’s biggest infrastructure and project execution company, has won a Rs 1,000-crore contract to maintain 5 million smart meters in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar over the next eight years, sources said.
In what is believed to be a milestone, more than 28 crore LED bulbs have been distributed under Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) Scheme till 19th December 2017.
State-owned Energy Efficiency Services Ltd’s (EESL) decision to conduct a reverse auction for procuring 5 million smart meters, after announcing that Larsen & Toubro Ltd (L&T) had emerged as the lowest bidder in the regular tender by bidding 40% below prevalent market prices, has raised eyebrows.
State-owned Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) today said its initiatives have cumulatively led to energy savings of over 3,700 crore kWh and a reduction of 3 crore tonnes of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
With the reduction of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) slab for fans from 28 percent to 18 percent, the price of energy efficient fans distributed under the Government of India’s Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) scheme have been revised. The 5-star rated fans will now be available at Rs 1,110 only, according to a press release.