Tagged: Tariff

KCR mulls power tariff cut after reduction in coal rate

Hyderabad: Chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao is seriously considering a proposal to reduce power tariff for some categories of consumers to pass on the benefits of reduced coal prices and efficiency improvement in the last three...

Electricity from India to cost Rs 10 per unit

KATHMANDU, August 9: Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) has determined the new tariff for the electricity that is being imported from India. The meeting of the Nepal-India Electricity Exchange Committee held on Tuesday in New...

Public hearing to decide new tariffs

New Delhi: The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission will hold a public hearing on “Draft Business Plan Regulations, 2017, and tariff petitions” next week. This will mark an important step in the tariff revision process,...

Delhi: Villagers attack discom team, four hurt

A team of inspectors from BSES Rajdhani Power Limited were roughed up by villagers in outer Delhi’s Mundka on Thursday where they had gone to check instances of power theft. Three BSES officials and one Delhi Police sub-inspector were...

Steep hike in power tariff expected in UP

Power consumers of Uttar Pradesh could face steep hike in the power tariff during the current fiscal 2017-18, sources say. Four power distribution companies, all subsidiaries of the UP power corporation Limited (UPPCL) filed...

Power: Adverse tariff order, subdued utilization

The financial performance of power utilities remained subdued in the March quarter. Overall power generation is up just 3.4%. Comparatively, generation at India’s largest producer NTPC Ltd increased 2.8%. Utilization at thermal power plants...

Power tariff hike comes into effect in Kerala

The hike in power tariff, approved by Kerala Electricity Regulatory Commission came into effect in Kerala on Tuesday. The tariff revision for the year 2017-18, is for all categories of consumers except the below...

CESC drops extra deposit for new ACs

Kolkata: This summer, when you buy an air-conditioner, you wouldn’t have to top up your security deposit with CESC. The power utility has done away with the additional security deposit it used to charge...