Question raised in Rajya Sabha on Renewable energy for electrification of villages, etc., 14/12/2015
Question raised in Rajya Sabha on Renewable energy for electrification of villages, etc., 14/12/2015. Decentralized Distributed Generation (DDG) under DeenDayalUpadhyaya Gram JyotiYojana (DDUGJY) is a flagship programme of Govt. of India for providing electricity to the un-electrified villages/habitations where grid connectivity is either not feasible or not cost effective. 3,124 villages across the country have been identified for providing Renewable Energy systems through DDG as on date. State-wise list of 3,124 villages is enclosed as Annexure. All such villages in the country are proposed to be covered with Renewable Energy systems by 1st May, 2018.