Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 13, 2013
State-run Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB), reeling under monthly losses of over Rs 200 crore, has come out with a unique scheme for domestic consumers which allows them to earn cash back for power saved.
Tuesday February 26, 2013
Railways, a bulk consumer of energy, today proposed to set up a Railway Energy Management Company shortly to bring efficiency in energy consumption and help in power purchases. At present, Railways foots a bill of Rs 9000 crore in electric consumptio...
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday February 24, 2013
Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Sunday urged people to reduce their electricity consumption if they cannot afford high power bills.
Thursday February 14, 2013
India has the potential to be the saviour of the global thermal coal market amid plentiful supply and a likely fall in demand in developed countries, but a sustained boom in imports on a par with China is unlikely, Macquarie said Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 18, 2012
The Kerala State Electricity Board has launched a campaign to households in the state on the need to control power consumption.
Wednesday June 27, 2012
Tariff for domestic consumption has been hiked by 24%, while commercial power tariff will be higher by 19.5%.
Mid-Day.com | Thursday June 7, 2012
Temporary meter computes the electricity consumption of the entire building in the absence of a substation, residents claim the charge is inflated
Press Trust of India | Thursday April 26, 2012
Faced with a grim power crunch, electricity charges for household customers in Kerala was today sharply increased to Rs 10 per unit for consumptions above 300 units a month.
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...
Wednesday March 21, 2012
Consumption accounts for close to 70% of India’s gross domestic product or GDP. Finance minister Pranab Mukherjee hiked excise duty and service tax by 2% in the budget for all companies. This makes products costlier as companies would pass on high ...
Mid-Day.com | Tuesday December 6, 2011
While the much-hyped Rs 100-crore smart grid pilot project is yet to take off in the city, the Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (BESCOM) is now planning to introduce smart meters that will give consumers the option to monitor and control their po...