Samajwadi Party To Protest Power Tariff Hike By Yogi

Samajwadi Party To Protest Power Tariff Hike By Yogi

Samajwadi Party national president and former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday directed district chiefs of his party to stage protests at collectorates across Uttar Pradesh on Thursday to protest the hike in power tariff by the government of Yogi Adityanath.

Kala: Power Reforms Yielding Result

Kala: Power Reforms Yielding Result

Minister for Energy Kala Venkata Rao on Tuesday said there would not be increase in power tariff in the near future as the government could curtail the T&D losses significantly.

UPPCL Subsidy To New Airports Opposed

UPPCL Subsidy To New Airports Opposed

At a time when both rural and urban consumers are feeling the pinch of power tariff hike, the decision of Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited to give subsidy on 30,000 units to new upcoming airports in the state has come under fire from Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Upbhokta Parishad.

Power Tariff, Line Losses To Be Linked

Power Tariff, Line Losses To Be Linked

The commission has sought to discourage the unmetered power supply by doubling the tariff. The tariff for rural consumers with a connected load up to 2KW will go up from Rs 180/KW per month to Rs 300/KW per month.

Under BJP, UP Moves To Bite Bullet On Power Tariff Hike

Under BJP, UP Moves To Bite Bullet On Power Tariff Hike

Under the BJP government, UP’s power sector is on the revival path. After dithering for years over implementation of bold measures to bridge the revenue gap and restore UP Power Corporation Ltd’s financial health, the state has decided to bite the bullet on tariff increase for non-industrial consumers.