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Shares in Reliance Infrastructure Ltd gained 5 per cent, while Tata Power surged 4.1 per cent, after the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission laid out a plan to pay the utilities for some of the money owed to them by consumers in the Indian capita...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 4, 2014
Reliance Infra-backed BSES discoms on Tuesday criticised Delhi government for recommending to power regulator DERC to revoke their licenses, saying the proposal was "arbitrary" and "illegal" and will be a huge setback to power sector reforms.
Cities | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Monday February 3, 2014
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said the licenses of two of three of the firms that supply power to Delhi should be cancelled because they have warned of blackouts on account of financial difficulties.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 30, 2013
The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC), which decides power tariff in the city, has not received any request from the city government yet to cut 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.
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...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 31, 2013
Delhites will have to shell out more money for electricity from Friday with power regulator DERC effecting upto three per cent hike in tariff to adjust the power purchase cost of distribution companies.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday October 22, 2012
Amid widespread anger against hike in electricity bills, Delhi's power regulator DERC on Monday made adjustments in the tariff structure which could reduce monthly bills of low-end consumers by around 15 per cent.
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.
Monday October 8, 2012
Under increasing attack for hiking the electricity rates, Delhi's power regulator DERC today started a process to adjust the tariff structure to bring down monthly bills of low-end consumers by up to 18 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.
Wednesday June 27, 2012
Tariff for domestic consumption has been hiked by 24%, while commercial power tariff will be higher by 19.5%.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday June 27, 2012
Trying to beat the heat in the city just got tougher, not just because there's no sign of the rain. As the capital swelters with the maximum temperature hitting 43 degrees regularly, power prices have shot up. Domestic consumers will pay 24% more, ...
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 ...