Rishikesh, 14th July, 2017: SEWA-THDC, a company Sponsored Society of THDC India Limited (THDCIL) signed an MoU with Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) on 12th July 2017 for strengthening and improving of lighting arrangements and highlighting important structures in Ganga Ghat at Rishikesh and Haridwar.
In the 1st phase, mainly the work of High mast LED lights on both ends of Ram Jhula & Facade lighting of Ram Jhula, High Mast, Semi High Mast & Facade lights on Left Bank of river Ganga from Ram Jhula to Parmarth Niketan and Facade lighting of Parmarth Niketan Ganga Aarti area will be taken up. This will not only facilitate millions of national and international pilgrims/visitors but also highlight historical and cultural importance of the holy river Ganga.
On behalf of THDCIL, Sh. H.L Bharaj (Chief General Manager & President SEWA-THDC), Sh Shailander Singh (AGM & Vice President SEWA-THDC),
Sh. Kaushal Kumar Singhal (DGM & Secretary SEWA-THDC), Sh Vijay Sehgal DGM (S&E) and Sh. Tarun Tayal, AGM (BD), from EESL were present.
EESL is a joint venture of NTPC Limited, PFC, REC and Power Grid to facilitate implementation of energy efficiency projects.
Today, THDCIL is one of the premier power generators in the country with installed capacity of 1513 MW with commissioning of Tehri Dam & HPP (1000MW), Koteshwar HEP (400MW) and Wind Power Projects of 50MW at Patan & 63MW at Dwarka in Gujarat to its credit.