Installation of efficient lighting at stations of South Central Railway

Last Modified: Fri Apr 06 2018 18:24:42 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 733
    Number of stations under the South Central Railway that have replaced existing lighting with by energy efficient LEDs. The project was executed by energy efficiency major EESL.
  • 75,681
    Total numbers of lights that have been fitted/replaced in divisions of Secunderabad -162, Hyderabad -100, Vijayawada -158, Guntakal -157, Guntur -76 and Nanded -80.
  • 32,00,000 KWh
    Estimated reduction in electricity consumption each year The division wise details of energy savings are Secunderabad-8.8 Lakh units, Hyderabad-3.5 Lakh units, Vijayawada-8.1 Lakh units, Guntakal-6 Lakh units, Guntur-2.9 Lakh units and Nanded-2.7 Lakh units per year.
  • Rs 2.7 crore
    Savings in electricity bills per year. The division wise revenue savings are Secunderabad-Rs.74 lakhs, Hydrabad-Rs.30 lakhs, Vijayawada-Rs.68 lakhs, Guntakal-Rs.51 lakhs, Guntur-Rs.24 lakhs & Nanded-Rs. 23 Lakhs.
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    Project cost which will be borne upfront by EESL.
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    Start of implementation.
  • 06 Feb 2018
    Project completed. The South Central Railway (SCR) today said it has become the first railway zone in the country to complete 100 per cent LED lighting at all the stations under its jurisdiction.