Reports

DELP-SOP : A case for Puducherry

Sector Electric Utilities
Grantee International Institute for Energy Conservation(IIEC)
Year 2014

This case study documents the launch of DSM-based Efficient Lighting (DELP)-Standard Offer Programme by the Puducherry government in cooperation with the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL). The programme has been implemented in 2.45 lakh domestic households to overcome the peak deficit and to service the potential new connection load requests from higher tariff customers like the industry and commercial sector in Puducherry.
The programme considered energy efficiency as resources at a predetermined price of INR 2.5/kWh, which will be paid to EESL for every unit of energy saved. The programme has been a success and is expected to be replicated in four other states.

Tagged Under SOP, energy efficiency, LED, DELP scheme, EESL

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