EESL's Solar Study Lamp Scheme

Last Modified: Sat Apr 28 2018 18:31:54 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 7 million
    Solar lamps will be distributed in rural India by Dec 2018 as part of the Solar Study Lamp Scheme. The scheme will be executed by energy efficiency major EESL.
  • 5
    Major benefits expected from this scheme:
  • #1
    Brightening up lives of school students with high quality, affordable and environmentally sustainable lighting
  • #2
    Enabling rural women to become solar entrepreneurs and earn a viable livelihood
  • #3
    Curb dependency on kerosene
  • #4
    Foster inclusive growth by reaching out to marginalized communities
  • #5
    Generating awareness about solar technology
  • 5
    Number of states in which the scheme will be implemented: Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Uttar Pradesh
  • 1 million
    Number of lamps distributed to date.