Tariff hike

Power to cost more in Delhi; DERC hikes tariff by up to 7%

To be applicable from Saturday, the DERC approved a hike of 7 percent for BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL), 4.5 percent for BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL) and 2.5 percent for Tata Power.

Nov 13, 2014, 21:33 PM IST

UP Congress stages protest dharnas against power tariff hike

 Demanding immediate roll back of recent power tariff hike in Uttar Pradesh, Congress on Wednesday staged protest dharnas at all the district headquarters of the state.

Oct 15, 2014, 22:20 PM IST

Govt hikes import tariff value on gold, silver

The government on Wednesday hiked the import tariff value on gold and silver to USD 431 per 10 grams and USD 646 per kg, respectively, taking firm global cues.

Apr 16, 2014, 17:00 PM IST

Tata Power threatens tariff hike on rising gas price

With the government holding firm on its decision to hike gas prices from April 1, Tata Power on Tuesday threatened a tariff hike if the Delhi government and the Centre did not consider its request for re-allocation of power from gas-based power stations for them.

Feb 18, 2014, 13:21 PM IST

Telcos may cut discounts, hike tariffs to pay Rs 61K cr to govt

Customers may lose freebies or have to pay a little more for mobile services in the days ahead as operators try to make up for Rs 61,100 crore they have committed to government in the latest spectrum auction.

Feb 14, 2014, 19:47 PM IST

Hiked power tariff in MP affecting farmers hard: Cong

Opposition Congress today accused Madhya Pradesh government of hiking power tariff despite rural areas in the state not getting round-the-clock electricity supply as promised under its ambitious `Atal Jyoti` scheme.

Jan 02, 2014, 14:51 PM IST

Tariff hike alone cannot bail out discoms: Care report

According to a Care report, which analysed 30 discoms in 11 states, a series of tariff hikes had been effected by these companies in the last three years.

Dec 08, 2013, 12:41 PM IST

Tariff hike should be last resort: Scindia

Hike in electricity charges should be the last resort and states should instead focus on keeping a tab on transmission-related losses, including power theft, Power Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has said.

May 09, 2013, 13:25 PM IST

Delhi BJP promises to allow multiple discoms, opposes tariff hike

Opposing any further hike in power tariff, Delhi BJP Chief Vijay Goel today promised that multiple discoms will be allowed to supply power if his party wins in assembly polls later this year so that the rates go down drastically.

Apr 28, 2013, 20:53 PM IST

Delhi electricity tariff hike comes into effect

The 26 per cent hike in power tariff for domestic consumers in the city will come into effect from Sunday.

Jul 01, 2012, 09:20 AM IST

TRAI's proposal may lead up to 64% tariff hike, says UBS

The recommended spectrum price by sector regulator TRAI will lead to tariff hike between 47 to 64 percent, Swiss research firm UBS Investment Research has said.

May 10, 2012, 23:43 PM IST

AERA to decide on tariff hike by January 31

The Airports Economic Regulatory
Authority (AERA) has been directed to take a call on private
airport operators` demand for a tariff hike by January 31 next

Oct 20, 2011, 13:45 PM IST