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PSERC reject L&T Power Development claim

PSERC reject L&T Power Development claim Friday November 16, 2012 Chandigarh Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) has rejected the claim of L&T for additional benefits and has instead passed on the benefits to...

Average 5 days coal stock at thermal plants

Average coal stock of 5 days at thermal plants –CEA Monday November 12, 2012 New Delhi The average coal stock in thermal plants of country is just sufficient for 5 days and 9 plants...

Financial restructuring plan to bail out Discoms

Financial restructuring plan to bail out Discoms The financial restructuring plan to bailout state run power distribution companies (Discoms) can only be successful if state Discoms ate allowed functioning on technical and professional lines....

AIPEF opposes mandatory conditions for bailout package

AIPEF opposes mandatory conditions for bailout package Thursday Nov.1,2012 New Delhi All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) has opposed the mandatory conditions linked to bailout package for power sector and has suggested that transmission...

PSERC order fuel audit of thermal plants in Punjab

The Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) has issued legal order to Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd. (PSPCL) to carry out fuel audit of its thermal plants and dedicated coal mine. In a ground...

Financial restructuring of Discoms comes with riders

Financial restructuring of Discoms comes with riders The bailout plan for power sector by way of debt restructuring of power distribution companies (Discoms) with total losses of Rs. 1.9 lac crore is a welcome...

Coal shortage to hit upcoming projects in Punjab

Coal shortage to hit upcoming projects in Punjab Sunday September 9, 2012 Chandigarh Coal shortage will be a major problem for new upcoming projects in Punjab as there is no surplus coal with Coal...

No single factor responsible for grid failures

No single factor responsible for grid failures –Enquiry report Sunday August 26, 2012 New Delhi No single factor was responsible for grid disturbances on 30th and 31st July is of the finding of four...

GRID FAILURES –CERC to penalize SLDC officers

GRID FAILURES –CERC to penalize SLDC officers Thursday August 23, 2012 New Delhi Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has decided to penalize the officers in charge of State Load Dispatch Centers (SLDC) who did...

Restrict power drawl as three hydro plants shut

Restrict power drawl as three hydro plants shut due to silt Tuesday August 21, 2012 Chandigarh Northern Regional Load Dispatch Centre (NRLDC) has advised the northern state to restrict drawl of power for smooth...

Improvement in water level at Bhakra and Pong Dam

Improvement in water level at Bhakra and Pong Dam Wednesday August 8, 2012 Chandigarh Water level in Bhakra and Pong reservoirs , which is important for irrigation , drinking water and power generation has...