Kacheguda becomes first energy efficient railway station in India

Last Modified: Tue Dec 19 2017 07:12:06 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • Dec 2017
    Kacheguda Railway Station on Hyderabad Division of South Central Railway has earned the unique distinction of being the first energy efficient ‘A1 Category’ Railway Station on Indian Railways by replacing all of its conventional lighting, fans and air conditioning units.
  • 1,312
    conventional lights replaced with energy efficient LEDs.
  • 370
    ceiling fans replaced with Brush Less DC (BLDC) electrical motor energy efficient fans.
  • 12
    Number of air conditioners replaced with energy efficient Inverter type air conditioners.
  • 176,000 KWh
    Annual savings in electricity consumption.
  • Rs. 5.00 lakh
    Annual savings in electricity and maintenance costs.