Energy Efficiency scheme launched in Jalandhar

Last Modified: Sun Aug 06 2017 05:45:37 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 04 Aug 2017
    The UJALA scheme to distribute efficient appliances was launched in the city today.
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    domestic 9W LED bulbs will be made available at Rs. 65 per bulb instead of the market price of Rs. 300 - Rs. 350.
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    fans (50 W, BEE 5 star rated) at a subsidised price of Rs. 1,150 (market price Rs. 1,800).
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    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.
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    Estimated annual savings in electricity bills for all consumers combined. Individual consumers are estimated to save Rs. 9,000 each year.
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    savings in electricity each year through use of efficient appliances. Individual households are estimated to save 2,300 kWh each year.
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    reduction in CO2 emissions each year.