SCR sign Energy Performance agreements with Energy Efficiency Services Limited – a JV of Power Ministry

SECUNDERABAD: South Central Railway has earned yet another distinction of being the first Zone on Indian Railways, where all the Six Divisions of the Zone viz., Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntakal, Guntur & Nanded Divisions have signed Energy Performance Agreements with M/s. Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a Joint Venture Company of PSUs of Ministry of Power, Government of India under Energy Service Company (ESCO) model at a time. The agreement was signed today i.e., 10.10.2017 at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad by the officials of SCR & EESL.

The agreement signed, is to implement Energy Efficiency projects at 22 selected A1 & A class stations on the Zone as per Railway Board guidelines involving provision of Light-Emitting Diode (LED) lighting, super energy efficient Brushless DC electric motor (BLDC) ceiling fans and super energy efficient Inverter AC’s replacing conventional lights, conventional ceiling fans & conventional Air-conditioners involving an approximate Energy Savings of 9.8 Lakh Units per annum amounting to Rs.88 Lakh.