16 Aug 2017
MoU signed between Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) and Oil PSU's - Indian Oil, BPCL and HPCL - for the distribution of energy efficient appliances.
Petrol pumps will maintain permanent counters to sell EESL procured energy efficiency appliances such as fans and tubelights. Post Offices are likely to be roped in next.
Timeframe set for all 55,000 outlets to offer UJALA appliances, with pilots to be run immediately in Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra.