PTI | , New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2021 04:29 PM IST
- Thousands of power sector employees and engineers under the banner of the National Coordination Committee of Electricity Employees and Engineers held protest meetings, seeking withdrawal of Electricity Amendment Bill 2021, which has been listed for introduction in the budget session of Parliament.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shishir Gupta
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2020 03:22 PM IST
The Covid-19 package for the power sector is likely to offer a moratorium and restructuring of debt repayment by companies spread over an eight-year period
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2020 08:58 PM IST
These measures include a three-month moratorium on Discoms making payment to generating companies (Gencos) and transmission, and no penalty on late payment.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anisha Dutta, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 28, 2020 05:35 PM IST
Coronavirus Update: These measures include a three-month moratorium on Discoms making payment to generating companies (Gencos) and transmission, and no penalty on late payment.
By Arvind Kejriwal
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2019 07:46 AM IST
From facing a crisis, we now have a win-win situation - for the government, power sector, and citizens
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 27, 2019 02:16 AM IST
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.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Brajendra K Parashar, Lucknow
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2018 01:30 PM IST
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.
By Jonathan Balls
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2018 09:08 AM IST
The state must first provide power supply to all and tell users to accept regular tariff hikes and timely bill payment.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 30, 2018 06:35 PM IST
The government considers a village electrified if 10% of its households can access power and public infrastructure in these villages, such as schools and hospitals (and the panchayat office) are electrified. That will be another challenge