AAP protest against power tariff hike

Protesting against the hike in the electricity tariff, AAP on Thursday began silent protests and resorted to putting out posters, criticising the decision.

Government cannot directly regulate power tariff: Scindia

There is no provision for government to directly regulate electricity tariff and rates are determined by regulatory commissions, Power Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Thursday.

Jharkhand Energy Minister rules out hike in electricity tariff

Energy Minister Rajendra Prasad Singh on Wednesday ruled out any increase in electricity tariff despite the monthly loss of the Jharkhand State Electricity Board (JSEB) pegged at Rs 150 crore.

Why BJP-ruled states have higher power rates than Delhi: Lovely

Urban Development Minister Arvinder Singh Lovely said power tariff in Delhi was "cheaper" than the BJP-ruled states and the bills have gone up due to round-the-clock supply of electricity.

DERC to launch special drive on power bill grievances

The move comes in the backdrop of the BJP and Arvind Kejriwal`s India Against Corruption launching separate "movements" to protest "steep hike" in electricity tariff.

Hike in electricity tariff in Jharkhand

Jharkhand State Electricity Regulatory Commission (JSERC) has increased an average 16 per cent in the tariff.

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.