Solar Energy

FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT:

Since the people of Manipur are still facing acute problems of power shortage and at present people are accessing only 6 to 8 hrs a day. Every alternate day there is roster. Chanura continue “From Darkness to light” program which was launched on 19th December, 2009 with Ms Vijayalakshmi Das, CEO FWWB india, Mr. D. Gosh, DGM, SIDBI, Mrs. Smita Premchander, BOD FWWB India, Mrs. Veena Krishnamoorthy, FWWB India and Dr. V. Ramani of THRIVE Energy. Under Chanura – FWWB partnership, we achieved so far

# 40,167 solar lamps with the cost of Rs. 7.93 crores have distributed.

# More than 23,000 families were benefited.

#Saved at least Rs. 450 per month for the cost of K.Oil and candle.

# Family income increases by extending working hours at night.

# 9,465 children enjoyed their studies with solar study lamps.