The DISCOM is dying, at least as we know it. World over, disruptions in technology, regulations, and business models are forcing traditional power distribution companies to take stock of what the future portends for them.
Delhi power distribution company (discom) BSES has won a USD 1 million grant from the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) to develop and deploy the countrys first Behavioural Energy Efficiency (BEE) programme in south and west Delhi.
The power sector in India has undergone a plethora of reforms in the last decade. Introduction of competition has been one of the main aims of reform in the electricity sector in India.
STATE ENERGY Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule has embarked on an ambitious campaign to provide electricity connections to each household in Maharashtra.
In a country that loses a quarter of its electricity to theft, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s parliamentary constituency — Varanasi — has shown a way out by pushing distribution cables underground and deploying technology to track illegal connections.
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The information commissioner (IC) of Rajasthan has directed Jaipur Discom (JD) to provide information on the number of banned currency notes of denominations Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 deposited by its Bandikui unit (Dausa) in the State Bank of Jaipur and Bikaner (SBJB) branch from November 8 to 10, 2016.
Power discomDakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam (DHBVN) has introduced a scheme to allow consumers with whom it has legal run-ins over issues such as power theft to settle matters out of court.
The city is staring at a rise in frequency of power cuts during the day. Outages normally happen during summers when demand is high, but during winters when the demand has reduced to 400 MW, the cuts have left residents baffled.
Electricity generator Mahagenco said the coal stock situation is improving in Maharashtra as the companies supplying the fuel to it have overcome the monsoon calamities.