Delhi Discoms

Row over audit: SC seeks discoms' reply on plea against Delhi HC order

The Delhi High Court in its verdict had quashed the AAP government's January 7, 2014 directive to carry out an audit of the three discoms by the CAG.

Jan 18, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

Delhi Discoms asked to cut down wasteful expenditure

 Criticising wasteful expenditure, Delhi Power Minister Satyendra Jain on Friday asked discoms to cut down electricity rates, which were affecting poor people.

Apr 17, 2015, 22:28 PM IST

Delhi discoms demand 20 percent hike in power tariff

 The power tariff in the national capital may see a steep rise of up to 20 percent if Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) accepts a demand of the three private power distribution companies which have strongly sought the hike citing severe fund crunch.

Apr 12, 2015, 17:04 PM IST

CAG audit of discoms necessary, Delhi government tells HC

 The city government on Thursday told the Delhi High Court that a CAG audit of the private discoms here was necessary to clear the air over the alleged anomalies and manipulation of their accounts affecting power tariff rates in the capital.

Feb 19, 2015, 23:22 PM IST
Will give more evidence against Satish Upadhyay today: Kejriwal

Will give more evidence against Satish Upadhyay today: Kejriwal

New Delhi: A day after alleging that there is a nexus between Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhyay and power companies, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that he will give more evidence to substantiate his claims against the former.

Jan 15, 2015, 11:14 AM IST

No electricity tariff hike for Delhiites till July

With the power regulatory body refusing to increase the power-purchase cost adjustment charges as demanded by the discoms, Delhiites can breathe a sigh of relief till July.

Jun 02, 2014, 14:20 PM IST

Power discoms write to Delhi Govt over steps for tariff relief

To help provide the people of Delhi get a tariff relief of upto 10 per cent, power distribution companies in the city are writing to the Delhi government about efforts to be taken in this direction.

Apr 24, 2014, 23:16 PM IST

BJP against tariff hike till CAG audit is over

The BJP`s Delhi unit today said that Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) should direct the power companies not to increase tariff till the audit by the CAG is complete.

Mar 08, 2014, 20:45 PM IST

Clear dues or we will suspend power supply: NTPC to BSES

In a scathing attack on Reliance Group companies BSES Rajdhani and BSES Yamuna, state-run NTPC on Tuesday said it may be forced to suspend electricity supply to the two Delhi discoms if they fail to clear their outstanding bills in time.

Feb 04, 2014, 15:39 PM IST

CCI raps Delhi discoms for meter tampering, forcing meters

The competition watchdog CCI has pulled up Delhi`s power distributors--BSES and NDPL--for using their dominant position by not allowing customers to install meters of their choice, a charge refuted by the Anil Ambani group firm.

Apr 12, 2010, 10:56 AM IST