The two day Conference of State Power Ministers in Goa, on 16th-17th of June-2016, highlighted its objective of outlining ongoing schemes and issues related to power, coal & renewable energy sectors. During the conference, Honorable Power Minister Shri. Piyush Goyal released URJA App, developed by Mobiloitte, to bring transparency to citizens on performance of their DISCOMs and state and as compared to others.
GOA, India – June 16, 2016 – The two day conference included Ministers and Secretaries of departments of Power, Renewable Energy, & Mines of all Indian states and Union Territories. The conference is aimed at addressing the implementation review of issues, improvements,and future plans related to power, coal, and renewable energy with digitization. The discussion included Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY), 24×7 Power for All, Rural Electrification Program, efforts required to reduce AT&C losses and other agenda.
During the conference Shri. Piyush Goyal released URJA App to connect the citizens and DISCOMs of India with the Power Ministry. The app allows users to get information of performance of their town, DISCOMs and State level on different parameters including their ranking, pending consumer complaints, average power cuts, percentage of consumers making e-Payments, as well as power loss or theft. The app also gives information on schemes and initiatives that are being undertaken by the Govt. of India to improve the power supply.
URJA App is built for the citizens of India and is currently available on Android mobile platform. Shortly it will be also available on iOS and Windows platforms. The app is designed & developed by the chosen technology partner, Mobiloitte – a leading full service Mobile App Company focused on BOTS, APPS, DIGITAL & IoT. Based out of New Delhi, Mobiloitte has veritable presence in Singapore, Dubai & USA with global delivery capabilities, attributed to its team of 500+ professionals across a wide gamut of technologies and platforms.