Tripura's Efficient Street Lighting upgrade programme

Last Modified: Wed Dec 28 2016 15:29:35 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 40,000
    Number of inefficient street lights that will be replaced in all the 19 urban local bodies of the state.
  • 520,000 kWh
    estimated annual reduction in electricity consumption once all the lights are replaced.
  • Rs. ? crore
    annual savings due to reduction in consumption as well as maintenance costs. (Rs. 130 crore over the 20-year lifespan of the lights).
  • ? tonnes
    annual reduction in CO2 emissions.
  • Rs. ? crore
    estimated cost of the project. Energy Efficient Services Limited (EESL) will invest all the capital upfront. The investment will be paid back by municipalities over a period of seven years from energy and cost savings that accrue as a result of installation of energy efficient LED lights, operation and maintenance through highly sophisticated CCMS.
  • 28 Aug 2016
    Project launched.
  • ?
    planned project completion date.