Last Updated: Friday, May 02, 2014, 22:15
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.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 22:09
Slamming the decision of Delhi`s power regulator to increase power tariff by up to 8 per cent, BJP on Saturday launched a `bijli agitation`, demanding immediate roll back of the hike.
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: 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, February 01, 2013, 00:36
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.
Last Updated: Friday, November 02, 2012, 11:43
Anti-graft crusader Arvind Kejriwal has said he would restart the movement against power tariff hike across Delhi.
Last Updated: Monday, October 22, 2012, 21:06
Amid widespread anger against hike in electricity bills, Delhi's power regulator DERC Monday made adjustments in the tariff structure which could reduce monthly bills of low-end consumers by around 15 percent.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 14, 2012, 23:45
Dikshit was shown black flags by a group of people while two women tried to disrupt the proceedings at the rally by shouting slogans against hike in power tariff.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 23, 2012, 17:56
The activists gathered at Jantar Mantar this afternoon and shouted slogans against Congress-led Delhi govt and private discoms.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 22, 2012, 09:43
Delhi`s power regulator DERC has decided to introduce a new system under which tariff will be charged according to electricity consumption in peak and off peak hours.
Last Updated: Friday, June 29, 2012, 21:18
Delhiites, who limit their power consumption to 200 units per month, may get some cushion from the recent power tariff hike with the city government planning to continue marginal subsidy in place for such consumers.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 00:05
Power tariff for domestic consumers in the Capital was Tuesday hiked by a steep 26 percent--the fourth increase in ten months--in a shock to people already burdened by high inflation and petrol price rise.
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