CESL unveils the GRAM UJALA programme

Convergence EnergyServices Limited (CESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Efficiency ServicesLimited (EESL), unveiled the GRAM UJALA programme recently. Under thisprogramme, CESL will distribute high quality LED bulbs, at an affordable costof `10 per bulb in rural areas.

In the first phaseof this programme, 15 million (1.5 crore) LED bulbs will be distributed across villagesof Aarah (Bihar), Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Vijaywada (Andhra Pradesh), Nagpur(Maharashtra), and village in western Gujarat. Gram Ujala programme will be financedentirely through carbon credits and will be the first such programme in India.

The GRAM UJALA programme was launched today by Hon’bleMinister of State for Power & New and Renewable Energy Shri R K Singh inArrah, Bhojpur district in Bihar
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