Delhi discom offers toll-free 24x7 helpline

Citizens living in south and west Delhi can now register complaints about power-related emergency cases in their areas through a new round-the-clock toll-free helpline launched by a discom.

Man held for raping woman in Delhi hotel

An assistant manager with Delhi power discom BSES was Sunday arrested for raping a 20-year-old woman at gun-point inside a hotel here after luring her on the pretext of a job interview, police said.

Delhi`s power demand touches season`s highest of 5,528 MW

Power demand in the city on Wednesday recorded the season`s highest of 5,528 MW, with the BSES discoms saying they are making all-out efforts to provide better electricity supply to consumers.

Protest in Delhi against power crisis

Residents of north west Delhi`s Sultanpuri area, along with Congress legislator Jai Kishan Wednesday staged a protest against the ongoing power crisis in the national capital.

Delhi L-G reviews power situation, orders no supply to malls after 10 pm

As the people in the national capital suffer from long power cuts, Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung review the power situation on Sunday.

Pay more for electricity, water in Delhi from today

The headline might sound like an April Fool prank but unfortunately it`s not so. Because beginning Tuesday, your power and water bills in Delhi are set to rise sharply.

If discoms violate terms, then they better go: Kejriwal

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has assured Delhiites that they would not have to live without electricity, although he did ask the people to be ready for "some difficulties" in case power distribution companies continued with their "blackmailing" tactics.

Kejriwal threatens to `throw out` BSES discoms

Amid Delhi Government`s standoff with BSES discoms, Arvind Kejriwal said 2 companies will be "thrown out" of Delhi if they fail to improve their services and new players will be brought in.

DERC asks govt to examine ramifications of scrapping licenses

Delhi`s power regulator DERC on Friday asked AAP government to examine ramifications of possible cancellation of licenses of BSES discoms, particularly about their huge financial liabilities.

SC tells NTPC not to cut power supply to Delhi till March 26

In a relief for the citizens of Delhi, the Supreme Court on Friday instructed the NTPC not to act on its threat of cutting power supply to Reliance Infra-run power discoms BRPL and BYPL.

Delhi power row: SC to hear BSES plea against NTPC tomorrow

The Supreme Court on Thursday agreed to hear tomorrow a plea filed by BSES against NTPC notice threatening to cut off power supply for not clearing outstanding dues.

Discom licence suspension: `DERC cannot pass final order`

The Appellate Tribunal for Electricity Wednesday directed the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) not to to pass the final order in the matter of suspension of licences of BSES discoms as sought by the Aam Aadmi Party government.

DERC asked not to take coercive action against discoms by tribunal

A tribunal for electricity related disputes on Wednesday asked Delhi`s power regulator DERC not to take any "coercive action" against BSES discoms like suspension of their licenses without its nod.

Tata Power moves larger HC bench against order on CAG audit

Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd, one of the three private discoms, Tuesday the Delhi High Court against a single judge bench order refusing to stay the city government`s decision asking the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India to audit its accounts.

Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi govt says it is ready to take over power distribution

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday attacked industrialist Anil Ambani and accused him of playing politics over power tariff issue in the national capital.

Pay dues or face regulated power supply: NTPC to BSES

NTPC on Tuesday asked the two BSES utilities to make their payments and said in the event of failure to do so it would be forced to regulate supplies to the state discoms.

BSES discoms reject charge on AT&C losses issues

Reliance Infra-backed BSES discoms, which supply power in 70 per cent areas of Delhi,have rejected allegations that they did not pass on financial benefit on account of bringing down AT&C losses to consumers.

Delhi govt asks power firms to cooperate with CAG audit

Delhi Government warned private power distribution companies that their licenses may be cancelled if they do not cooperate with Comptroller and Auditor General which is scrutinising their finances.

Delhi school girls to get self-defence training

Girls in 14 schools in the national capital will soon be trained in self-defence as part of a programme organised jointly by Delhi Police and a power distribution company.

Anti-Sikh riots victims living in darkness, BSES wants them under fold

Living in government-alloted flats in Tilak Vihar, they have received free electricity for almost three decades but now the 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims have been asked to apply for new connections to get uninterrupted supply.