Friday, 8 December 2017

Kacheguda Becomes India’s First Energy-Efficient Railway Station


Kacheguda Railway Station in Hyderabad under the South Central Railway (SCR) has earned the unique distinction of being the first Energy Efficient ‘A1 Category’ Railway Station on Indian Railways.

The station has achieved 100% energy efficiency by replacing 1,312 conventional lights with light-emitting diode (LED) lighting, among other steps. Kacheguda Railway station is a historic building and had completed 100 years. 

Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
  • Kacheguda Railway Station- Situated in Hyderabad.
  • Built-in 1916 by the Nizam’s Guaranteed State Railway during the reign of Mir Osman Ali Khan, the seventh Nizam.
Source- The Hindu

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