The Government of India, the State of Uttarakhand and the Uttarakhand Power Corporation Limited (UPCL) which takes care of the power distribution activity of Uttarakhand signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) under the Scheme UDAY – “Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana” today for operational turnaround of the DISCOMs.
outstanding debt of UPCL as on 30 September 2015. UPCL is one of few "already efficient DISCOM".
Rs. 645 crore
The estimated additional revenues till FY 19 to accrue through reduction in AT&C losses and transmission losses.
Rs. 303 crore
The gain expected till FY 19 through Demand Side interventions such as usage of energy- efficient LED bulbs, fans & air-conditioners and efficient industrial equipment.
Rs. 962 crore
Estimated overall benefit.