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All households to have electricity by March 31: Singh

The government aims to complete electrification of all households across the country well before the March 31 deadline, R K Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge) and Renewable Energy, said on Tuesday. So far, nearly 192,000 households remain without access to electricity. Chattisgarh, Rajasthan, Assam and Meghalaya are the last four states to finish electrification […]

Power grid investment needs to match enormous growth in renewable capacity: IEEFA

A robust, digitally-integrated grid network expansion is key to integrating renewables into the system as quickly as possible New Delhi: There is an urgent need for a hefty investment in power grid transmission infrastructure to keep pace with growing low-cost renewable capacity for new households to afford electricity, said research organisation Institute for Energy Economics […]