State-owned infrastructure financecompany in the power sector – Rural ElectrificationCorporation (REC) – today announced it has raised $300 million through Dollar bonds that are bought and sold outside of the United States.
Why do the lights go out more often in some Indian States than others? While India has recently seen great gains in generation capacity and rural electrification, many utilities are still trapped in a vicious cycle of underpayment, underinvestment, and dismal performance.
There is a big question mark over the impact of rural electrification programmes as many households in ‘electrified’ villages continue to live without power.
Hardarpur, a sleepy village in the Diara or riverine belt of Bihar, was in news last December when it became the last of the 39,073 revenue villages in the state to get electricity access.
Is it the fatigue of being in the business of connecting thousands of villages with electricity for almost five decades? Or is it that banking is oh so sexy? Talk to PV Ramesh of Rural Electrification Corporation
Is it the fatigue of being in the business of connecting thousands of villages with electricity for almost five decades? Or is it that banking is oh so sexy? Talk to PV Ramesh of Rural Electrification Corporation.
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Beneficiaries shall be identified and their application for electricity connection along with applicant photograph and identity proof shall be registered on spot.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched a new scheme Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana –“Saubhagya” to ensure electrification of all willing households in the country in rural as well as urban areas here today.
After two companies ‘ECI Limited’ and ‘BS Limited’ emerged as the lowest bidders for the Rs 221 crore project sanctioned under the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY) for the financial year 2016-17
A parliamentary panel has recommended that a village should be declared electrified only after providing power connections to all households there.