Each household to get a 10-200W peak solar PV system to power 3-5 LED lights, 1-2 fans, and other small appliances.
The work is being taken up as per a pilot scheme to be launched by the Union ministry of new & renewable energy (MNRE). Under this scheme, solar PV (photo voltaic) based home systems would be provided to every household in two villages/hamlets in every Lok Sabha/Rajya Sabha constituency.
Each household will be provided with a 10-200 W peak solar PV system enough to provide power to 3-5 LED lights,1-2 fans, provision of mobile charging and running other small appliances at the discretion of the household. Each system is estimated
K Chandrasekhar Rao, chief minister of Telangana gave instructions to Managing Director Transco to buy 1,000 MW power from Chhattisgarh State Power Distribution Company and enter into power purchase agreement ( PPA) for Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCL) lines, a Chief Minister office release said.The Chief Minister also asked the company to obtain 1,500 MW of power through dedicated lines and float tenders to set up those lines. "In addition, the chief minister wants them to negotiate to have 2000 MW power on medium-term basis from Chhattisgarh to meet immediate needs for a five year period," the release said. The chief minister said the neighbouring state has surplus power and in a position to spare to other states and
Over 2,600 solar lamps have been installed in 148 residential schools of Kandhamal district.
The project has been funded by Integrated Tribal Development Agencies (ITDA) of Phulbani and Baliguda with each lamp costing about Rs 2,100, officials said.
While ITDA, Phulbani, provided around 2,200 lamps for 59 schools, ITDA Baliguda supplied about 420 lamps in 89 schools. More lamps would be provided in schools in the coming years after reviewing outcome of this year, they said.
"The solar lamps are of immense help to hostel inmates in remote areas where there is either no power connection or a low voltage problem," said Project Director of ITDA, Phulbani, Pranati Patra.
These solar lamps would be highly useful for students during power
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