Indian Railways plan to cut energy bills by Rs 5,000 crore: Suresh Prabhu
The minister said energy bill is the second biggest in the sector after salary and pension.
"We need to make a road map for it so that railways could reduce the energy bill by Rs.5,000 crore in the next five years," he said, adding, "We need to work out a comprehensive energy efficiency plan."
Prabhu was speaking at the global meet on "Energy Efficient Technologies in Railways".
The minister said energy efficiency is very important and it should be a focus area in India.