Tagged: Delhi

Major smart metering programme for Dehli

Tata Power-DDL has been the frontrunner in implementing power distribution reforms and using technology to better serve customers. Smart metering and smart grid solutions company, Landis+Gyr, has been awarded one of largest smart metering...

Indian Railways launches first solar-powered train

More power to railways Indian Railways on July 14 launched first solar-powered DEMU (diesel electrical multiple unit) train from the Safdarjung railway station in Delhi. The train will run from Sarai Rohilla in Delhi...

Power bills set to take a plunge in Delhi

With the summer setting in, there is some good news in store for Delhites. Monthly electricity bills are set to go down by 4 to 6 per cent as discoms will no longer charge...

Rooftops of govt buildings to lead solar power drive

NEW DELHI: The Delhi government’s draft solar policy, to be placed for cabinet approval soon, mandates all Delhi government buildings to install solar rooftop systems within three years of the policy’s notification. The draft...

Power in Delhi to cost more from November

NEW DELHI: Five months after Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission announced a 7.5% increase in electricity tariffs, it’s time for residents to pay more for power from next month. Discoms BSES Yamuna, BSES Rajdhani and...

DERC sets rules for users supplying green power

Power regulator DERC has formulated guidelines for the minimum transformer-level capacity that must be offered by consumers for connectivity to the renewable energy system and other procedural requirements. This comes a month after Delhi...