Economic recovery in sight as India’s electricity demand records a new high, crosses 200 GW on Wednesday
Power and New Renewable Energy Minister Raj Kumar Singh said that India’s electricity demand recorded a new high of over 200 gigawatts
Hailed by the world but ignored in India: PM Modi has taken India far ahead of most nations in tackling climate change
While the Modi government’s successful actions to address climate change in India have become a template for various governments globally, especially in the developing world, the achievements have been under-appreciated in India.
Jammu and Kashmir: Saubhagya Scheme brings electricity to far-flung villages in Nowshera for the first time
Saubhagya Scheme reaches far-flung villages along the LoC.
Kashmir: Residents heave a sigh of relief as 3 remote villages near LoC get electricity for the first time after 73 years
Keran, Mundian, and Patruu villages near LoC in Kashmir get electricity after completion of a electrification project
The government is committed to ensuring 24x7 access to electricity for all by March 31, 2019
Apart from a pick-up in industrial production, a reduction in the average duration of power cuts also played a role in increased power demand
International Energy Agency hails Narendra Modi’s electrification drive, calls it ‘one of the greatest success stories’
The International Energy Agency said that electrification will also boost productivity, spur innovation and enhance well being.
Electrification of tracks also help in improving the signalling system, which enhances safety on the tracks.
We had to wait 70 years for this achievement
It is being considered a game changer for achieving universal electricity success.
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