Energy Efficiency scheme launched in Telangana

Last Modified: Sun Jun 25 2017 20:29:38 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 22 Jun 2017
    The UJALA scheme to distribute efficient appliances was launched in the state today. Consumers can purchase energy saving appliances at all the MeeSeva centres, GHMC and municipal offices across the State.
  • 1 crore
    domestic 9W LED bulbs will be made available at Rs. 65 per bulb instead of the market price of Rs. 300 - Rs. 350.
  • 1 lakh
    fans (50 W, BEE 5 star rated) at a subsidised price of Rs. 1,150 (market price Rs. 1,800).
  • 5 lakh
    LED tubelights (20 W) at a subsidised price of Rs. 230 (market price Rs. 800).
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    households across the state to benefit.
  • Rs. 530 crore
    Estimated annual savings in electricity bills for all consumers combined.
  • 133 GWh
    savings in electricity each year through use of efficient appliances.
  • 10 lakh tonnes
    reduction in CO2 emissions each year.