Discoms generate 95% billing efficiency after installing smart meters; monthly revenue per consumer rises up to 20%
States like Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, NDMC New Delhi and Bihar have installed around 9.84 lakh, 1.23 lakh, 57,000 and 28,000 smart meters, respectively, it added.
This is the first of the 75 charging stations to be installed across SDMC areas as per the agreement.
Homegrown auto major Mahindra & Mahindra's electric vehicle (EV) sales grew over two-and-a-half times to 10,276 units in 2018-19, riding on the second phase of orders for electric cars from state-owned EESL
To be implemented by EESL, the programme will help scale up the deployment of energy saving measures in residential and public sectors, strengthen EESL's institutional capacity, and enhance its access to commercial financing.
Officials claim that the Tigor EVs offer poor performance and low mileage making them unfeasible.
Auto Expo 2018: Tata Motors is expected to showcase six electric vehicles in personal and mass mobility segments
This year, the company's focus of the Auto Expo will be a journey towards the future of integrated mobility solutions, outlining plans for the future of India's Smart Cities
Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), the implementation agency for the Government of India’s UJALA programme has asked consumers not to pay any additional amount other than the MRP rates printed on the package.
The customers need to be billed for the charging and payment needs to be made. There are multiple options, including debiting the user's account based on VIN
The EESL MD said that the current government regulations do not allow a purchase of new e-cars and so requires leasing out under a hire-purchase agreement.
With advent of new technologies, EESL's 'smart' meters relying on telecom networks may turn obsolete
EESL, a joint venture between several public-sector enterprises helmed by the ministry of power, invited bids to procure 5 million 'smart' meters to be deployed in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana in August, 2017.
Tata Motors will manufacture compact sedan Tigor with electric powertrain at its Sanand plant in Gujarat to meet Rs 1,120-crore order.
These appliances would be sourced by the three state-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) -- HPCL, IOCL and BPCL- from the state-run Energy Efficiency Services
The EESL's response followed a press statement from AICC which alleged irregularities in the tendering process of LED items, violations in Make in India policy by import of Chinese LED bulbs, flouting of all vigilance norms and a scam of Rs 20,000 crore by the company.
In Kashmir, the government distributed LED bulbs under the Ujala scheme have raised suspicions among the locals, for they believe them to be 'spy bulbs'.
Three studies co-released by the World Bank in New Delhi on Friday, on India’s energy efficiency markers have thrown up interesting facts on how different parts of the country are making efforts to make the best use of the limited energy available to one of the fastest growing economies of the world