After trimming its aggregate technical and commercial (AT&C) losses to 11.9%, the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has pitched for hiking user tariffs by 10% to add at least Rs 1,100-crore revenue per year.
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
MERC conducted a public hearing on Tuesday on a petition filed by Vidarbha Industries Power, a subsidiary of Reliance Infra, which has demanded “compensation” for cost of coal bought under e-auction and higher priced imported coal.
The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) will hold a public hearing session on Tuesday to determine power tariff for the next financial year.
Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu directed officials concerned to prepare a comprehensive policy on stable power tariff and stable power supply for providing a stable tariff from five to 10 years in the State benefiting more than 1.6
There may be no increase in the power tariff for the third year running. Power distribution companies, the southern and northern discoms, have requested the Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TSERC)
Over 2.25 lakh electricity meters in Aurangabad zone have been under the scanner of the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) for unexpectedly low consumption.
The industrialists of Nashik on Friday warned the state government of launching a severe agitation against the power tariff hike. They have set a deadline of January 15 for the authorities to roll back the hike.
Going through financial distresses due to a huge loan outstanding and the delayed payment of power subsidies, the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has sought a substantial hike in the power tariff to mitigate its revenuedeficit during the next financial year.
After farm loan waiver and hike in MSP, the Bhupesh Baghel government has started procedure to slash domestic electricity bills by half in Chhattisgarh.