Will pink party government play with fire for its discoms?

The government may strike a balance and see that there would not be much burden on the BPL consumers.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Approved true-up charges as Discoms in crisis: Panel

AP Regulatory Commission says protection of consumer interest and strengthening state power utilities are its twin objectives

published on : 20th September 2021

Evaluate private power discoms' performance before monetising assets: Uttar Pradesh Congress

Torrent Power has presence across the entire power value chain -- generation, transmission, and distribution and has been supplying electricity to Agra for over a decade.

published on : 13th September 2021

Andhra's power distributors justify recovery of true-up charges from consumers, blame TDP government

The power utilities’ officials blamed the previous government for the true-up charges and claimed that the recovery will not give “much inconvenience” to the consumers.

published on : 13th September 2021

Hyderabad's power lines to go underground for steady supply

Underground cables can withstand natural calamities without any damage to the electric infrastructure, officials said.

published on : 6th September 2021

Consumers need to bear additional burden as electricity cost set to go up in Andhra Pradesh

The APERC directed the discoms to clearly segregate the retail supply business and the distribution business in their annual accounts as per the norms.

published on : 1st September 2021

Telangana power distributors owe Rs 6,123 crore to power stations

The losses of TSNPDCL were at Rs 3,051 crore and that of TSSPDCL at Rs 4,967 crore.

published on : 19th August 2021

Andhra's power distributors reduce cost-revenue gap

The national average also saw an improvement with the AT and C losses coming down to 21.83 per cent from 23.7 per cent in the same period. 

published on : 14th August 2021

Niti Aayog pitches for greater operational, financial autonomy for state-owned discoms

Niti said that for a state-owned utility to succeed, there should be a clear separation between utility and state.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Andhra power distributors' rating down due to low score in financial parameters

According to the report, the APEPDCL financial statements’ audit report doesn’t give a true and fair view of the loss, position of changes in equity and cash flow.

published on : 25th July 2021

Andhra Pradesh: Power utilities demand another Rs 2,892 crore to come out of the red

The power distribution facilities claimed that they were in a “precarious financial position” and any expenditure not included in the true-up would be “fatal” to them.

published on : 24th July 2021

Delhi discoms initiate steps to surrender power from seven older plants

Delhi power discoms have initiated the process of surrendering power from seven plants which are nearing their commercial operation date (COD) of 25 years. 

published on : 17th July 2021

Discoms to pay you for service deficiency

The consumer will have to register a complaint and the Discoms will be liable to pay the compensation automatically.

published on : 7th June 2021

Overdues fall sharply as discoms double payments

Payments towards overdues shot up to Rs 33,720 crore in March 2021

published on : 23rd May 2021

Panel to suggest way out of power sector losses

The committee, which will particularly study the human resources issues plaguing the sector, has been tasked to submit a comprehensive report in 45 days.

published on : 29th April 2021
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