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.

Power tariff in Delhi likely to rise by 20%

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.

CAG audit of discoms: Decision taken before AAP regime, HC told

The decision to carry out CAG audit of accounts of the power distribution companies in the national capital was taken in 2011, much before the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) regime, the city government told Delhi High Court on Thursday.

SC does not pass order on supply of power to Delhi

The Supreme Court on Monday did not pass any order on a plea of private discoms BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd and BSES Yamuna Power Ltd that there should not be any disruption in supply to them by the power generating PSU firms till their pleas on payment of arrears are decided.

HC adjourns to Sep 19 discoms' plea against CAG audit

The Delhi High Court Tuesday adjourned to September 19 a batch of petitions including appeals filed by three private discoms against the order of a single judge refusing to stay Delhi government's decision to have CAG audit of their accounts.

No relief for discoms; Delhi HC defers hearing on CAG audit

The Delhi High Court on Monday deferred the hearing on the plea by three private discoms to stay the city government`s decision asking the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) to audit their accounts.

Supreme Court says NTPC can cut power to Delhi distributor if not paid

The court ordered BSES to pay state-run NTPC the 7 billion rupees (USD 116 million) it is owed by May 31.

Discoms not cooperating despite HC order: CAG

The Comptroller and Auditor General and Delhi government Monday told the Delhi High Court that the three discoms are violating its order by not cooperating with the auditing body.

East, Central Delhi areas face blackout risk

Areas in East and Central Delhi face blackout risk as state-run NTPC rejected Delhi Government`s plea not to stop electricity supply to BSES Yamuna Power Ltd for defaulting on payments.

East, Central Delhi areas face blackout risk

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.

NTPC rejects plea on power supply cut, to plunge Delhi into darkness

NTPC on Friday rejected the Delhi government's plea on not to stop power supply to BSES Yamuna Power Ltd for defaulting payment, a move that could leave a large part of the national capital in darkness.

AAP warns BYPL, says its licence may be cancelled

A day after a power discom said that areas in Delhi may face upto 10 hours of power cuts beginning Saturday, the Aam Aadmi Party on Friday warned that BSES Yamuna Power Ltd`s licence could be cancelled.

Power tariff hiked by 1.5% in Delhi

The DERC has fixed 4.5 percent fuel surcharge for BSES Yamuna Power Ltd and BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd while for Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd the surchgarge will be 3 percent.

Electricity to cost more in Delhi from Friday

Delhites will have to shell out more money for electricity from Friday with power regulator DERC effecting upto three percent hike in tariff to adjust the power purchase cost of distribution companies.

BSES asked to pay Rs 20,000 as damages to consumer

A power distribution firm of the city has been ordered by a consumer forum to pay Rs 20,000 as damages to one of its customers for wrongly asking him to pay an arrear of Rs 1.30 lakh.