Delhi News | Tuesday June 30, 2015
After reports that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had run up an electricity bill of about Rs 91,000 in April and May, his government has come out with an emphatic denial.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 30, 2015
The electricity bill of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's Civil Lines residence was about Rs 91,000 for the months of April and May, according to an RTI reply.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
Surpassing all previous records, the peak power demand today touched 5,846 MW in the national capital, as Delhiites reeled under an intense heat wave conditions.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Delhi's Power Minister Satyendra Jain on Monday asked the state electricity regulator DERC to review its decision to hike power tariff, saying the move was at variance with rules.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 12, 2015
Power tariff in the national capital was today hiked by up to six per cent by the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) as it restored a surcharge to compensate the private electricity distribution companies for rise in power purchase cost.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 1, 2015
Four proposed power sub-stations which can end electricity crisis in the national capital have failed to see the light of day as land has not been allocated to even one of them by Delhi Government, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on sunday.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Power tariff in New Delhi is likely to go up next month with the Appellate Tribunal for Electricity (APTEL) directing Delhi's power regulator DERC to restore a surcharge within three months to compensate the discoms for rise in power purchase cost.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 10, 2015
Delhi Metro will have its first green power sub-station that will have solar power panels, wetland sewage treatment plant, water meters, LED bulbs, carbon dioxide sensors and other eco-friendly features, a statement said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 26, 2015
Seeking to spread the message of energy conservation, on Saturday, Delhiites will join a billion people in over 6,000 cities across the globe to observe the Earth Hour by switching off their electrical appliances between 8.30 pm and 9.30 pm.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
The areas under the jurisdiction of New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will be able to get water and electricity at subsidised rates from today.
Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra | Friday March 20, 2015
A month after taking charge of Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party or AAP government on Thursday announced a 10 per cent hike in water tariff for households that consume more than 20,000 litres per month. The new rates will be effective from April 1.
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday February 24, 2015
On his visit to New Delhi, former US Vice President and climate change evangelist Al Gore said Indians must know that this is a life and death issue. Speaking exclusively to NDTV, Mr Gore sounded the warning on what's at stake. He also praised Prime ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 23, 2015
The newly sworn-in Aam Aadmi Party government is looking to initiate discussions on its poll promises, including women's safety and cheaper electricity, in the brief two-day session of the Delhi Assembly which began today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 17, 2015
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the ongoing auction of coal mines would help in ensuring cheaper electricity to the common man in a sustained manner as against the practice of states subsidizing power.
Delhi News | Agencies | Tuesday February 17, 2015
After insisting that it will not work to timeframes set by the media, the Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi has jump-started its plan to slash electricity bills and provide free water.
India News | Monday February 16, 2015
In an apparent dig at the Aam Aadmi Party, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday questioned how parties made pre-election promises to reduce power bills in states that are dependent on electricity from outside.
India News | Press Trust India | Monday February 16, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took an apparent at Aam Aadmi Party's poll promise to reduce power and water bills today, saying he wondered how such promises could be made in states which were dependent on electricity supply from outside.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 10, 2015
Assocham president Rana Kapoor said the landslide victory of AAP proves it has caught the imagination of the neglected aspirational class which wants basic necessities of life like water, electricity, roads and safety.
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 31, 2015
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday released its manifesto for the February 7 Delhi assembly elections, focusing on full statehood, women's safety and reducing electricity tariff.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 23, 2015
Ahead of the Delhi Assembly elections, BJP has promised fifty per cent reduction in electricity bill to every household if voted to power.
India News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With inputs from agencies) | Thursday January 15, 2015
Ahead of Delhi elections, Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has charged Delhi BJP chief BJP leader Satish Upadhyay with corruption. When Mr Upadhyay threatened to sue him for corruption, Mr Kejriwal called it a "face-saving gesture".
Opinion | Ashutosh | Tuesday January 20, 2015
PM is better speaker than Kejriwal. So what, writes Ashutosh.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 15, 2014
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday said it would provide free water and fifty percent reduction in electricity bill to every household if voted to power.
India News | Sandeep Phukan | Sunday December 14, 2014
It would have been any other government award ceremony to mark December 14 as the national energy conservation day. But children brightened up the proceedings during their interaction with Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday afternoon.