Govt. to setup India’s first ‘Rural LED Street Lighting Project’ in AP

Govt. to setup India’s first ‘Rural LED Street Lighting Project’ in AP

In the first of a kind attempt, the Government of India, through the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) under the Ministry of Power has announced retrofitting of 10 lakh conventional street lights with LED lights in Gram Panchayats of seven districts in Andhra Pradesh.

In the first phase, the replacement will be undertaken in gram panchayats of the districts of Guntur, Prakasham, Nellore, Kurnool, Kadapa, Ananthapur and Chittoor.

This replacement drive in rural areas will help the gram panchayats to cumulatively save approximately 147 million units of electricity annually and lead to reduction of 12 crore tonnes of CO2. Read More…

 

 

 

Credit By: ANI News

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