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India enters global smart-meter race to fight utility losses

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 18, 2017

India is aiming to help its ailing power distribution companies by buying five million smart meters for two of its northern states in a global tender to be conducted later this month. 

Energy Efficiency Services Ltd., the government agency responsible for running the...

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Finance Ministry issues guidelines to Central government offices to install energy-efficient appliances

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 18, 2017

The Finance Ministry has issued guidelines for mandatory installation of energy-efficient appliances in all Central Government buildings across the country.

It has said that usage of LED-based lightings and energy-efficient cooling equipment such as fans and air...

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EESL and IOCL, BPCL & HPCL sign MOUs for distribution of Energy Efficient appliances

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 18, 2017

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), under the Ministry of Power, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoPNG) for distribution of energy efficient appliances under the...

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India may become 1st nation using LED for all lights by 2019: Goyal

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 18, 2017

Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday said India will probably be the first country in the world to use LEDs for all lighting needs by 2019, which would help the nation save over Rs 40,000 crore a year.

State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) today inked...

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Government invites global bids for 10,000 electric cars

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 17, 2017

State-owned Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) has invited global bids for 10,000 electric sedans that will run up to 150 km on a single charge, for use by government departments, taking a big step to achieve power minister Piyush Goyal’s dream of having only electric cars...

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EESL to retrofit 4.5 lakh streetlights in Hyderabad; ties up with Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC)

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 5, 2017

The Pearl City of Hyderabad will soon be home to the world’s largest LED streetlighting project with 4.5 lakh lights retrofitted.

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EESL launches UJALA scheme in Amritsar

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 23, 2017

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) along with Punjab State Power Corporation Limited, launched the UJALA scheme in Amritsar today.
Under the scheme, consumers can buy ten high...

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EESL to raise Rs 1,000 cr for retrofitting efficient appliances in Maharashtra, railway stations

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 20, 2017

State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) will in the next few months raise over Rs 1,000 crore through corporate bonds to retrofit conventional appliances in government offices in...

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EESL takes up first rural LED streetlighting project in Andhra Pradesh

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 6, 2017

Energy Efficiency Services Ltd has initiated a French agency funded project to retrofit 10 lakh conventional street lights with LED lights in Gram Panchayats of 7 districts in Andhra Pradesh....

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EESL to invest Rs 1,000 cr under buildings programme

By : sustainabilityo..., May 22, 2017

The Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), on Saturday said it would bring investment to the tune of Rs 1,000 crore covering more than 10,000 large government or private buildings in next 2-3...

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