Taking cue from the results of feasibility

Table 11.
Useful life values quoted by manufacturers RI-1 CFL and LED.ManufacturerUseful life in hoursUseful life in years (@ 4 h of usage per day)CFLLEDCFLLEDHavells600015,000410GE800025,000517Philips800050,000534Full-size tableTable optionsView in workspaceDownload as CSV
Table 12.
Present value of net savings for government and household under proposed modalities in Case I and Case II (with conservative useful life values of CFL and LED).Modality of financing solar lanternPresent value of net savings over useful life of solar lantern under case I (Rs)Present value of competition net savings over useful life of solar lantern under case II (Rs)Government savingsHousehold savingsGovernment savingsHousehold savingsSolar lantern (CFL)Solar lantern (LED)Solar lantern (CFL)Solar lantern (LED)Solar lantern (CFL)Solar lantern (LED)Solar lantern (CFL)Solar lantern (LED)Cash Grant 138,43838,9387987876076,87677,87640,76542,311Cash Grant 240,20940,3596216733980,41880,71837,22339,469Soft Loan39,95640,1566215733879,91280,31237,22139,467Own Purchase40,96840,9685457673081,93681,93635,70538,251Full-size tableTable optionsView in workspaceDownload as CSV