10 Aug 2016
The Government of India, and the Union Territory of Puducherry signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) under the Scheme UDAY – “Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana” today for operational turnaround of the Union Territory’s Electricity Department.
Rs. 165 crore
The estimated additional revenues till FY 19 to accrue through reduction in AT&C losses and transmission losses.
Rs. 72 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. 135 crore
gain through coal reforms, such as availability of 100% washed coal.
Rs. 378 crore
Estimated overall benefit.
households that are still without electricity will now have an expedited opportunity to be electrified through the scheme.