Monthly Archive: May 2015

Majority of states oppose Electricity (amendment) bill

Majority of states oppose Electricity (amendment) bill Sunday May 31, 2015 Chandigarh Majority of the states have opposed the Electricity (amendment ) bill while making submission before Standing Committee of Parliament. The Standing Committee...

State-owned power plants’ performance peaks

Here’s a bright spot in the hitherto dark power scenario of Uttar Pradesh. In a rare instance of efficiency, the power units of state-owned UP Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam (UPRVUNL) have touched the highest-ever...

DERC tariff hearing in June

The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission is set to hold the public hearing for tariff determination for financial year 2015-15 next month. There were speculations that the process could be delayed after the high court...

Introducing middle man in power distribution

Introducing middle man in power distribution We are in midst of a major shift in power distribution operation where the Electricity (Amendment ) Bill 2014 seeks to segregate the distribution network from the electricity...

Coal India Q4 profit slips 4.4% to Rs 4,238.5 cr

Coal India missed street estimates on Thursday with the fourth quarter net profit falling 4.4 percent year-on-year to Rs 4,238.5 crore due to higher tax cost and lower other income. However, total income was...