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Friday, Nov 15, 2019

Electricity sector

Feb 27, 2019 02:16
Electricity bill for consumers consuming power of up to 400 units came down by half when compared to April 2015. For the past four years, 90% of households in Delhi are getting the benefit of subsidies in electricity rates. read more
Nov 28, 2018 13:09
The first phase of the deal will see REC acquiring a majority stake valued at about $2.5 billion in Power Finance, possibly by the year ending March 2019. read more
Oct 10, 2018 13:27
The famous blockchain technology, currently largely used in the transactions of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoins, may soon find its application in the electricity sector too with Uttar Pradesh considering giving the new technology a try. read more
Sep 20, 2018 09:13
Chief minister Chandrababu Naidu, after his first failed attempt during 1999-2004, pledges to keep tariffs unchanged for all consumer categories now. read more
Sep 20, 2018 09:05
West Bengal’s journey shows that the temptation for political interference in the day-to-day operation of power utilities is ever present. read more
Sep 17, 2018 07:51
Electricity is invariably political in India. Far from de­politicising the sector, reform will require deeper, but careful engagement with politics. read more