Daily Archive: March 22, 2013

Sick of power cuts? Then, produce your own!

Unable to bear the power cuts? Well, become a power producer and use your own power. If you are generous enough, you can give some power to the grid so that the government could...

BJP targets power regulator to foil another tariff hike

To mount pressure on the Delhi Government to prevent another power tariff hike, Delhi BJP president Vijay Goel on Thursday led a protest demonstration of party workers, non-government organisations and residents’ welfare association representatives...

Power equipment industry contracts 10.5% in third quarter

The gloom surrounding the power sector has deepened as electrical equipment industry shrank 10.5% in the third quarter of 2012-13. Turnover contracted 10%, declining for the third consecutive quarter, and falling in double digits for the...

Meghalaya plans hi-tech renewable energy policy

SHILLONG: The Meghalaya government is contemplating a hi-tech, environment-friendly approach to counter power deficiency in the state besides contributing to the environment through its Meghalaya  Renewable Energy Policy, which is on the offing. This...

Power woes: AP ferro alloy makers cut output 50%

The Rs 1,500-crore ferro alloys industry in Andhra Pradesh fears it may have to drastically cut production, if not close down completely, if the State Government goes ahead with its proposed power tariff increase...

Bengal second in power distribution

West Bengal has been ranked second in power distribution among 20 States. According to press statement, the Power Finance Corporation has given an “A” rating to West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (WBSEDCL)...