Government schemes aimed at curbing household pollution could alone help prevent as many as 2.7 lakh premature deaths every year, without additional measures such as traffic restrictions, a study led by IIT-Delhi researchers has found.
It is highly likely that the Central government declares that all houses in India have electricity connections. As per the latest reports on the Saubhagya website, only around 20,000 households in Chhattisgarh remain to be connected.
The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is working on an ambitious plan to provide induction stoves to poor households in rural and urban India. The scheme being explored by the Union power ministry
A Remote tribal village in Amravati’s Bulumgavhan in Maharashtra got electrified after 70 years of independence. The initiative has been taken under the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana – ‘Saubhagya’.
Around 47,000 Distribution Lineman-Multi Skills and Technical Helpers will be trained in these six focus states to give fillip to rural electrification
A special project under the PMKVY launched in Six States – Assam, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh
The demand for power in the country is on a rise as new consumers are being connected under the Saubhagya scheme, said RK Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and Renewable Energy.
STATE ENERGY Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule has embarked on an ambitious campaign to provide electricity connections to each household in Maharashtra.
Out Of 18,450 Villages Without Electricity, Over 16,000 Now Electrified, Says Union Minister RK Singh
Union Minister of State for Power and New and Renewable Energy RK Singh today said that the government was committed to providing electricty to un-electrified households by 2019.
The Union Budget for 2018-19 is likely to have an overall positive impact on the power sector with the thrust towards expanding electricity accessthrough flagship schemes is seen boosting demand and a proposed mechanism for uptake of solar power likely to spur capacity creation.
Thailand’s Electricity Generating Public Company (EGCO) is scouting for power generation assets in India, including those in the clean energy space, two people aware of the development said.