Ujala Scheme Launched in Amritsar
Ujala Scheme Amritsar – Yesterday, the Punjab Power Corporation Limited (EESL) has launched the UJALA Scheme with Punjab State Power Corporation Limited in Amritsar.
Details of Ujala Scheme Amritsar
- Under UJALA Scheme, consumers can buy following appliances at affordable rates –
- 10 high-quality 9W LED – Rs 65 each
- Five 50 W-BEE 5-star rated energy efficient fans – Rs 1,150
- Ten 20 W LED tube lights – Rs 230 each.
Nitin Bhatt, the Regional Manager of EESL, Punjab, Nitin Bhatt urged all residents of the Amritsar city to come in large numbers to make the scheme a success, and contribute in making India a world leader in energy efficiency.
The ceiling fans provided under the scheme are 30% more energy efficient than conventional fans, while the 20 W LED tube lights are 50% more energy efficient than the conventional 40 W tube lights.
The Central Government’s ambitious scheme UJALA Scheme was launched on 5th January 2017. It was launched with a target of replacing 77 crore inefficient bulbs with energy efficient LED bulbs. Till now, more than 24.2 crore LED bulbs, 25.1 lakh tube lights and 9 lakh fans have already been distributed in 27 states of the nation.
News Source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/eesl-launches-ujala-scheme-in-amritsar/articleshow/59271756.cms