BSES Rajdhani rapped for "negligence", to pay Rs 23 lakh compensation

An accident tribunal has rapped the officials of Reliance Power-owned BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd for "blatant negligence" and failure to remove an iron pole which electrocuted a man, while directing the discom to pay Rs 23 lakh as compensation.

CAG report reveals BSES fraud

Three electrical companies of Delhi involved in fraud.

CAG indicts Delhi power discoms, says there's scope to reduce electricity tariffs

CAG indicts Delhi power discoms, says there's scope to reduce electricity tariffs

In a good news for Delhiites, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has said that there is scope for bringing down electricity tariffs in the capital.

Brother of ex-MLA Rambir Shokeen arrested to attacking BSES officials

Brother of former MLA Rambir Shokeen has been arrested for allegedly attacking officials of power discom BSES in Nangloi area, police said on Sunday.

Power demand touches record 5,846 MW in Delhi

Surpassing all previous records, the peak power demand on Friday touched 5,846 MW in the national capital, as Delhiites reeled under an intense heat wave conditions.

Delhi HC stops BSES contractual workers from disrupting power supply

 Delhi High Court on Friday restrained contractual employees of BSES Rajdhani Pvt Ltd (BRPL) from holding any dharna or demonstration within a 100 metre radius of its offices and also prohibited them from obstructing the functioning of the discom or disrupting power supply.

BSES eases process for getting power connection

In a novel initiative, power major BSES has launched two services which make it possible for people to get a connection from the comforts of home as the company has moved the entire process, ranging from application to document verification, online.

Delhi govt seeks info on relations between power discoms, ex-officials

In a move to establish if any Delhi government official had favoured power distribution companies, authorities Thursday asked the three firms in the city to furnish information regarding their relationship with former government officials.

AAP MLAs oppose revision of petitions for tariff hike by power discoms

Fifteen AAP MLAs have opposed the petitions seeking tariff hike by power discoms, charging that the power distribution companies are misleading the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission.

Delhi govt asks BSES to pay Rs 6,000 crore dues

The AAP government has strictly directed Reliance Infra-backed BSES power distribution companies to immediately clear dues of nearly Rs 6,000 crore to Delhi Transco Ltd and two state-run power generation companies.

Ensure uninterrupted power supply: Delhi govt tells discoms

Ensure uninterrupted power supply: Delhi govt tells discoms

Aam Aadmi Party government Thursday warned discoms of "serious consequences" if they resort to unreasonable excuses for load shedding and directed them to ensure uninterrupted power supply in the national capital.

Earth Hour 2015: Delhi to observe the 9th edition on March 28

Earth Hour 2015: Delhi to observe the 9th edition on March 28

People around the world will mark Earth hour on Saturday, March 28 by turning off their lights for one hour between 8:30 p.m and 9:30 pm.

Delhi HC reserves order on discoms' plea against CAG audit

Delhi High Court Wednesday reserved its order on private power distribution companies' plea against AAP government's decision to get their accounts audited by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG).

AAP steps up attack on Delhi BJP chief

The AAP on Thursday stepped up its attack on Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay by coming out with "documents" which it claimed "show" his alleged financial links with power discom BSES and challenged him to quit politics as it produced the "evidence".

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.

Delhi utilities clear NTPC dues, easing power supply concerns

Delhi power distribution companies BSES Rajdhani and BSES Yamuna on Saturday cleared about Rs 700 crore of dues to state-run NTPC, easing concerns of power supply disruptions in the areas they serve.