Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 11, 2013
The BJP is holding a rally in Delhi today against the recent power tariff hike introduced in the capital. The Opposition party has made the power tariff hike a political issue ahead of the elections scheduled later this year.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday July 28, 2013
Delhi has the lowest power tariff in comparison to other cities, said Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday, reacting to a protest organised by the opposition in the wake of the recent hike in power rates.
Cities | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With IANS inputs) | Friday July 26, 2013
The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) today revised the power tariff in the national capital by five per cent.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 25, 2013
The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) is likely to announce a revision in power tariff in the capital in the next few days, its chairman PD Sudhakar said today.
Tuesday April 23, 2013
Electricity rates in the national capital are likely to go up soon with Union Power Ministry turning down a request by Delhi Government to provide cheaper power to the city, while private discoms are pushing for a steep hike in tariff due to increasi...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday February 1, 2013
Arvind Kejriwal, founder of the Aam Admi Party, today accused the Delhi government of colluding with power companies to over-charge consumers for electricity.The Delhi government has refuted Mr Kejriwal's allegations. Power Minister Haroon Yusuf said...
Monday January 28, 2013
Adani Power reported a higher consolidated net loss of Rs 619 crore for the third quarter ended December 2012, mainly due to higher imported coal prices. The private power producer had a consolidated net loss of Rs 356.3 crore in the 2011 December qu...
Sunday January 20, 2013
With no "tangible business opportunities" in India, the country's largest power producer Tata Power is actively pursuing overseas avenues especially in Africa, Middle East, Turkey and South East Asia.
Monday October 22, 2012
Delhi's power regulator DERC today made adjustments in the tariff structure which could reduce monthly bills of low-end consumers by around 15 per cent.
Sunday September 23, 2012
Delhi's power regulator DERC has imposed a penalty of around Rs 19,000 on Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd (TPDDL) for failing to provide electricity connection to a consumer within the prescribed time limit of 30 days.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 1, 2012
The 26 per cent hike in power tariff for domestic consumers in the city will come into effect from today. The new rates were announced by the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) on Wednesday.
Raj Kumar Sahu | Thursday June 28, 2012
It is learnt that 22 state governments have approached the electricity regulators in their respective states and a hike in tariff is round the corner.
Wednesday June 27, 2012
Tariff for domestic consumption has been hiked by 24%, while commercial power tariff will be higher by 19.5%.
Wednesday June 27, 2012
Reliance Infra and Tata Power may gain after the announcement of power tariff hikes in Delhi.
Raj Kumar Sahu | Tuesday June 26, 2012
For the domestic users, the tariff hike is as high as 24.15%, which comes to Rs 1.01 more per unit of power consumed.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 24, 2012
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued a notice to power regulator Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) on a plea filed by Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (TPDDL) challenging its regulation for fixing tariff for power consumption in t...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 25, 2011
Acting tough, the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) has served notices on Reliance Infrastructure-backed distribution companies or discoms, asking why their licences for operation should not be suspended for failing to pay their dues to ...