Puducherry govt launches special drive to replace incandescent bulbs with LED bulbs

January 13, 2016

The Puducherry government sponsored Renewable Energy Agency Puducherry (REAP) has launched a drive`LED Village Campaign`intended to achieve energy conservation,  to replace incandescent bulbs used by people in many villages here with LED bulbs free of cost under the ‘one hut one bulb’ scheme.

According to a release,  scheme has been implemented in cooperation with the Department of Electricity and with support of the Bureau of Energy Efficiency of the Power Ministry.

Electricity and Education Minister T Thiagarajan distributed LED bulbs to each of 1,850 families and beneficiaries hailing from Irulanchanthai, Kuruvinathampet and Bahoorpet in the Bahoor commune panchayat limits. 

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