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Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019


Mar 30, 2019 14:49
 Ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd is gearing up to start providing 24x7 electricity to people from April1 despite the government-owned corporation’s tight financial position. read more
Feb 04, 2019 13:30
The Uttar Pradesh government’s much publicised one-time settlement (OTS) scheme offering defaulters the facility to get the interest on their bills waived by clearing all pending power dues may end up as a case of much ado about nothing. read more
Jan 03, 2019 15:19
The UP Power Corporation Ltd (UPPCL) is ready with a new plan that aims to make it near impossible for villagers to illegally tap power by hook on ‘katias’ to overhead lines. read more
Jan 02, 2019 11:01
Officials alleged Annu Pandit, the district president of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha, had threatened them to retract an FIR they had filed against a resident of Accheja village in Dadri over electricity theft in 2017. read more
Dec 08, 2018 13:48
The Union ministry of road surface and highways is mounting pressure on UPRVUNL to make the fly ash available to the construction agencies for its use in the construction of roads, dams etc within 300 km radius of the thermal plants where the unutilised... read more
Nov 15, 2018 09:47
More than 6 lakh consumers in 168 towns have not paid a single power bill since April. The total amount pending against such consumers since April is a whopping Rs 5,708 crore. read more
Nov 14, 2018 09:09
The UPPCL chose not to propose any tariff hike despite the fact that it ARR projects a revenue gap of around Rs 8,000 crore at the prevailing tariff by the end of the current financial year. read more
Nov 12, 2018 21:43
The discoms registered FIRs against 4,16,13 consumers who were allegedly caught stealing electricity but did not agree to get the offence compounded for different reasons read more
Aug 21, 2018 12:51
Aiming to provide electricity to each and every household by March 2019, the Modi government’s much publicised Saubhagya scheme is most likely to miss the target in the country’s biggest state where more than 33% households are yet to be given electricity... read more
Jul 28, 2018 15:24
The Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd (UPPCL) has decided to chalk out a new, multi-pronged strategy to check power theft after having failed to make any significant dent in the prevalence of the malpractice in the state. read more
May 21, 2018 13:38
The UP Power Corporation Ltd has launched a crackdown on power theft, focusing on 65 divisions where aggregate technical and commercial losses are over 40%. read more
May 19, 2018 15:29
Producing 57,000 kw solar power every day, the Sangam city is fast embracing clean and green energy. read more
May 17, 2018 12:49
Getting power connection may become easier in the state with the UP Power Corporation Ltd (UPPCL) planning to introduce a new system, similar to that of applying for a passport, to enable people to get an online appointment to complete formalities. read more
Mar 29, 2018 13:35
With the arrest of 12 people, the UP special task force claimed to have busted a major scam in the online examination conducted for recruiting 226 junior engineers (electrical) of the Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited. read more
Mar 27, 2018 15:16
Power employees and consumer bodies are up in arms against the state government’s decision to replicate the Agra model in five more cities. read more