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Gujarat To Organise Inter Ministerial Meet on Power And Renewable Energy

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 5, 2016

Ministers of various states will meet with Union Power and Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal on October 7 in Vadodara to discuss issues pertaining to implementation of various ongoing...

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Mrida lights up 9 Villages in Uttar Pradesh under Mahindra & & Mahindra MPowered Village Prog

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 3, 2016

After the successful completion of the Mahindra MPowered Village initiative in two villages of Kushinagar, which used energy access through Solar Power as a tool for development, Mrida has...

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Bengal’s solar dome to light up a million homes

By : sustainabilityo..., Sep 27, 2016

What took off as a pilot project to illuminate around 10 dingy shanties in a Kolkata slum would now light up at least 10 million homes across the country with no pollution.

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Solar power for all SBI rural branches in next two years: Chattisgarh Government

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 30, 2016

The Chhattisgarh Government has plans of electrifying all rural branches of State Bank of India (SBI) in the State with solar power during the next two years, officials informed....

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Electrification of 1,450 Uttar Pradesh villages under lens, Power Ministry to seek CAG audit

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 23, 2016

The Centre is carrying out an on field verification in all 1,450 villages declared as electrified by Uttar Pradesh to probe if funds sanctioned for rural electrification by it have been pilfered...

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327 Villages Electrified Last Week; 9,653 Villages Electrified till date under DDUGJY

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 12, 2016

327 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 1st to 7th August 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). Out of these electrified villages, 7...

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4497 New Projects Sanctioned for Rural Electrification under DDUGJY

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 12, 2016

Under Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY), 4497 new projects have been sanctioned in the country with the project cost of Rs. 42392.47 crore for various rural electrification works....

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Electricity in 18k villages in 1000 days: PM

By : sustainabilityo..., Aug 10, 2016

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that his government has set a target to provide electricity connection in 18,000 villages across the country in just 1,000 days.

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DDUGJY reaches out to a further 174 villages

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 26, 2016

141 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 18th to 24th July 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY).


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4,000 MW available in exchanges at around Rs 2 per unit: Piyush Goyal

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 5, 2016

With the power demand in summer at a peak, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday that electricity is available at exchanges across India, and without network congestion, at rates around Rs...

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