Daily Archive: October 1, 2013

Let it be game for power, not a power game: UPERC chief

Desh Deepak Verma has taken over reins of the UP Electricity Regulatory Commissionas its chairman, nearly 11 months after the post fell vacant in October 2012. Verma, a 1978 batch IAS officer, has held various crucial positions...

China offers tax breaks for solar manufacturers

The Chinese government said manufacturers of solar power products will get tax breaks in an effort to push the low-carbon energy sector forward. The Ministry of Finance announced Sunday that solar product vendors will...

Damodar Valley plans power distribution in Jharkhand

Saddled with huge unpaid bills by Jharkhand State utility, Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) is mulling to enter electricity distribution in eight districts of the State with financial support from World Bank. The identified districts...

Industrial bodies to move HC against power tariff hike

The city’s industrial bodies on Monday decided to move high court (HC) against the recent power tariff hike of up to 25% by Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (MSEDCL). The industrial bodies have also decided...