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.
domestic 9W LED bulbs will be made available at Rs. 65 per bulb instead of the market price of Rs. 300 - Rs. 350.
fans (50 W, BEE 5 star rated) at a subsidised price of Rs. 1,150 (market price Rs. 1,800).
LED tubelights (20 W) at a subsidised price of Rs. 230 (market price Rs. 800).
households across the state to benefit.
Rs. 530 crore
Estimated annual savings in electricity bills for all consumers combined.
savings in electricity each year through use of efficient appliances.
10 lakh tonnes
reduction in CO2 emissions each year.