Tagged: PSERC

Kusumjit takes charge as PSERC chairperson

Kusumjit Sidhu (61), a retired Punjab cadre IAS officer of the 1979 batch, will take over as the chairperson of the Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) on Thursday. The determination of the power...

“ Power Surplus” Punjab

“ Power Surplus” Punjab Notwithstanding the Government’s claim of Punjab becoming “power surplus” and selling power to other state utilities in this financial year , the Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd. (PSPCL) is all...

After eight years, no hike in Punjab power tariff

The people of Punjab have been spared a hike in power tariff with the state power regulator, Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC), rather announcing a minor reduction in tariff for various categories of...

A turbulent year for Punjab power sector

A turbulent year for Punjab power sector Punjab power sector faced a turbulent year as Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) was haunted by coal crisis, forced outage of its units to pave for...

PSPCL best performing utility – courtesy PSERC

PSPCL best performing utility – courtesy PSERC Thursday January 15 2015 Chandigarh Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) got its ‘Best Performing Utility in Power Sector’ award allegedly due to excessive tariff hikes given...

PSERC’s role as a power sector watchdog

PSERC’s role as a power sector watchdog Virender Singh was member of Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC ) for the last five years before retiring on December 5. He talks about the PSERC...

PSERC directs Punjab not to adjust RoE against subsidy

PSERC directs Punjab not to adjust RoE against subsidy Thursday January 16 2014 Chandigarh Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) directed the Punjab Government l not to make any adjustment of return on equity...

Power tariff in Punjab increased by 9 %

Power tariff in Punjab increased by 9 % Time of day tariff introduced for LS consumers for six months Relief for consumers getting supply at higher voltages Wednesday April 10, 2013 Chandigarh Punjab Electricity...

PSPCL proposes ToD tariff for industrial consumers

PSPCL proposes ToD tariff for industrial consumers Saturday March 9, 2013 Chandigarh Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd. (PSPCL) has made two petitions before Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) to allow time of day...

PPA & LoA should be operated in tandem-PSERC

PPA & LoA should be operated in tandem-PSERC Tuesday December 25,2012 Chandigarh “Power purchase Agreement (PPA) and letter of assurance (LoA) should be operated in tandem for Talwandi Sabo thermal project ”, Punjab State...

Units selling power outside Punjab will have to pay more

In a setback to private power companies, Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) has decided to impose wheeling and transmission charges for electricity sold outside the state. As per the PSERC decision, Rs 1.44...

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...