Daily Archive: July 21, 2015

BVNL, PTC ink deal for power purchase

State’s electricity distribution company Jharkhand Bijli Vitaran Nigam Limited (JBVNL) has entered into an agreement with the Power Trading Corporation (PTC) for managing its power purchases from outside. An MoU in this regard was...

Inflated bills top power plaints, discom blames software

NOIDA: Inflated electricity bills dominated the power discom’s consumer grievance redress meet here on Monday. While the consumers said they have been getting inflated bills and there has been no respite despite repeated complaints,...

Outage strikes again

Unscheduled power cuts have come to haunt the residents of Puducherry again with several areas experiencing cuts over the last few weeks. Muthialpet and the city’s outskirts such as Villianur and Mudaliarpet continue to...

Govt rolls out incentives for renewable energy

The state government has come out with its promised New and Renewable Energy Policy under which sops have been declared for developing various types of renewable energy. It has set a target of generating...