Tagged: Tariff

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...

Noida RWA federation laments overcharging power bills

The RWA federation vents its anger on power department for harassing residents over electricity bills, meters, levying surcharges and yet not providing the requisite supply. According to Federation of Noida Residents Welfare Associations (FONRWA)...

TATA POWER SAYS YES TO UNIFORM TARIFFS, FOR SOME

Tata Power, Mumbai’s third largest power distributor, has come out in favour of uniform tariffs for those who consume up to 100 units per month. Mumbai legislators had demanded uniform tariffs across Mumbai during...

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...

Goa proposes reduction in domestic electricity tariff

The Goa Electricity department in their proposal submitted to Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission has proposed whopping reduction in the tariff for domestic consumers during financial year 2016-17. The proposal which was submitted today to...

Let suburbs also bear power surcharge: BEST

However, the BEST committee members have petitioned the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) to withdraw the surcharge. BEST officials are urging MERC to share the TDLR burden with suburban power consumers of private utility...

Headless, DERC sits on new tariffs

It may be months into the new fiscal before fresh power tariffs are announced in Delhi. It is already March and yet the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) has not even begun the process...

PSPCL seeks tariff hike of Rs.1.56 per unit

PSPCL seeks tariff hike of Rs.1.56 per unit Saturday December 26 2015 Chandigarh Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL ) has sought a tariff hike of 19.72% amounting to Rs. 1.56 per unit to...