Andhra Pradesh Eastern Power Distribution Company Limited (APEPDCL) has estimated that it will have to bear an additional burden of nearly Rs 27.53 crore to provide nine hours of free power supply to all 28,056 eligible farmers in Visakhapatnam district,
Finance minister Piyush Goyal on Friday, advocating easier norms for recognition of NPAs, came out in support of some borrowers who are not able to repay their loans in 90 days.
The Ministry of Power (MoP) has constituted a new committee to study and submit its recommendations into the issue of delayed payments by distribution companies (DISCOMS) to power generating companies (GENCOs) and Independent Power Producers (lPPs).
Load Shedding To Become A Costly Affair: Union Government To Penalise Discoms For Unscheduled Power Cuts
The Union government is soon expected to approve a proposal to impose penalties on power distribution companies (discoms) for unscheduled power cuts, reports Press Trust of India (PTI).
Madhya Pradesh Paschim Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Ltd has identified over 600 people with minimum dues of Rs1 lakh and more each pending in their names. A total due of Rs13.60 crore
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has directed the power utilities to work out modalities to enhance the power supply duration to agriculture sector from the present seven to nine hours a day, soon.
Amid stress in the power sector, woes of electricity generating firms have increased further as their outstanding dues on state distribution companies (discoms) rose to Rs 39,498 crore in October 2018, up 24.7 per cent from a year-ago levels, official data showed.
States’ electricity discoms are set to miss their target of paring down aggregate technical and commercial (AT&C) losses to 15 percent by the end of the current fiscal under the government’s flagship scheme Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY).
Chairman of the Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) Justice Bhavani Prasad on Tuesday said keeping in view the financial position of the DISCOMs and the report submitted to the Commission by the Energy Department
Illegal colonies across 30 villages in the city are likely to be deprived of their power connections. The district town planner (enforcement) has written to Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN