Villagers in Chhattisgarh’s Hargawa panchayat were left in a state of shock when they were delivered with electricity bills demanding up to Rs 600 from a single household. Locals of Jhalpi Para village which falls under the jurisdiction of Hargawa panchayat
The Uttar Pradesh government has extended the registration date to avail the one time settlement (OTS) scheme from January 31 to February 15.
After remaining illuminated for nearly 24 hours on December 8, the power to Saifai airstrip in Etawah was again snapped due to non-payment of bills. The state-owned power distribution company, Dakshinanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited
In an effort to reduce its carbon footprint, Maharashtra College of Arts and Commerce from South Mumbai has installed a rooftop solar plant of 50 kilo watt.
The Border Security Force (BSF) which is currently replacing the sodium floodlights along the international border adjoining Pakistan will be saving 50 per cent by way of electricity bills.
Planning to do away an age-old practice, central ministries and departments will now have to pay rent for their office space, alloted to them by Urban Development Ministry
The UHBVN has disconnected power supply to 1,790 consumers for non-payment of electricity bills. Sources said the process to recover Rs 50 crore dues by March 31 was under way in Kurukshetra.
Spot market power is set to become costlier as state-owned power distribution companies have proposed a hefty increase in levies imposed on openmarket consumers in their tariff petitions for the coming year.
The savings in electricity bills resulting from the Solar Project are expected to be more than approximately Rs 80 lakh per year. The Project is being implemented in President’s Estate in collaboration with Rural Electrification Corporation (REC).
Spending Rs 20 crore a year on electricity bills, Rashtrapati Bhavan which is not just the residence and office of the President of India but the President’s Estate is a small township, will soon able to cut its electricity bill by Rs 80 lakh after it switches to solar power.
President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the first phase of a solarization project in the President’s Estate on Friday under which 670 KW of solar power