Municipal Corporation of Gurugram's Efficient Street Lighting upgrade programme

Last Modified: Sun May 06 2018 19:59:39 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 48,568
    Total number of street lights points that will be installed and/or upgraded with energy efficient LED street lighting. The lights will be installed across all 36 civic wards, Huda sectors and HSIIDC industrial areas in the city. Also, nearly 406 high-masts will be installed to make city roads brighter and safer for commuters.
  • 13,000,000 KWh
    estimated annual reduction in electricity consumption once all the lights are replaced. Savings of 45%-55% expected.
  • Rs. ? crore
    annual savings due to reduction in consumption as well as maintenance costs. EESL will replace all 250 watt sodium vapour tubes with 110 watt LED lamps, cutting down power consumption by almost 55%.
  • ? tonnes
    annual reduction in CO2 emissions.
  • Rs. 96 crore
    estimated cost of the project. Project will be implemented by Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL).
  • 10 Oct 2017
    MoU signed between Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG) and energy efficiency major EESL. The upfront investment will be made made by EESL and will be responsible for on-site warranty and maintenance of the lights for the next 10 years.
  • Mar 2018
    Commencement of pilot implementation of 2,000 lights.
  • 10,000
    Number of street lights that have been installed in wards 1, 5, 33, 34 and sectors 21, 22 and 23, where work is currently underway as of last date of update.