CESL achieves 5 million LED bulb distribution milestone under Gram Ujala

Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), has achieved a milestone of distributing 5 million LED bulbs under Project Crore of their Gram Ujala programme.

Gram Ujala scheme is being implemented in rural households in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Telangana. The distribution has resulted in energy savings of nearly 720 MUs per year with cost savings of Rs 2.50 billion per year in the rural areas of aforementioned states. The programme is active till March 31, 2022. Additionally, CESL targets to distribute 10 million LED bulbs under Project Crore in 2 million households till March 31, 2022.