Consumers tell MSEDCL to better service quality

Consumers tell MSEDCL to better service quality

Consumers and energy experts on Thursday opposed the power tariff hike proposed by the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd to mop up Rs 17,500 crore and said the utility must change the business model to improve the quality of service.

Electricity department to tackle recurring faulty billing

Electricity department to tackle recurring faulty billing

The electricity department has withdrawn the powers of subdivision offices to correct long term power bills. The move came after some subdivision offices were found issuing erroneous bills carelessly and then rectifying bills, including those issued over a year back, thereby disturbing the department’s accounts.

Karnataka gets its own Energy Calculator

Karnataka gets its own Energy Calculator

Karnataka on Thursday became the fourth Indian state to get an energy calculator developed by the UK. Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy launched the Karnataka State Energy Calculator 2050, a first-of-its-kind web-enabled tool that promises to help the government attain energy security and, plan projects in the sector.

Nuclear capacity to triple by 2031

Nuclear capacity to triple by 2031

India’s installed nuclear power capacity is expected to rise from the current 6,780MW to 22,480MW by 2031, the department of atomic energy told Parliament on Wednesday.