Last Updated: Monday, February 03, 2014, 21:11
AAP-led Delhi government asked DERC to revoke licences of power distribution companies should they fail to pay dues to National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and resort to long outages.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 12:06
Reacting to the hike in power rates, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the Comptroller and Auditor General`s report on discoms would ascertain the lack of funds as stated by power distribution companies.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 04:24
Delhi`s power tariff will increase six to eight percent as power distribution companies hiked their surcharge.
Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 20:22
The power sector regulator in New Delhi has approved a 6-8 percent surcharge on power purchase costs by electricity distribution companies, a notice on the regulator`s website said on Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 16:33
Areas in East and Central Delhi face a blackout risk from tomorrow as state-run NTPC on Friday rejected Delhi Government's plea not to stop electricity supply to BSES Yamuna Power Ltd for defaulting on payments.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 04, 2014, 16:38
Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam on Saturday said that he will be taking out a rally as a protest in front of Reliance office in Mumbai if they did not agree on the three demands made to reduce the price of electricity.
Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 22:31
Dismissing BJP`s promise to bring down electricity rates by 30 per cent if voted back to power, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Friday said tariff could be brought down only by effecting ten-hour power cuts.
Last Updated: Friday, July 26, 2013, 16:18
Adding to the woes of the Delhiites, the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission on Friday announced a power tariff hike by 5 percent.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 13:31
Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal announced an indefinite fast against rising electricity and water prices in the national capital.
Last Updated: Monday, February 18, 2013, 22:09
Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Monday sought financial assistance from the Union Power Ministry to insulate consumers from any possible hike in power tariff.
Last Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012, 14:58
A Delhi court has restrained power distribution firm BSES YPL from disconnecting the electricity supply to the house of a woman, accused of stealing power, saying "electricity is a basic need" in present days.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 17, 2012, 19:53
The islanding scheme comes against the backdrop of massive Northern Grid failure in July this year that affected power supplies to many states and regions, including Delhi.
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