The government may strike a balance and see that there would not be much burden on the BPL consumers.
AP Regulatory Commission says protection of consumer interest and strengthening state power utilities are its twin objectives
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.
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.
Underground cables can withstand natural calamities without any damage to the electric infrastructure, officials said.
The APERC directed the discoms to clearly segregate the retail supply business and the distribution business in their annual accounts as per the norms.
The losses of TSNPDCL were at Rs 3,051 crore and that of TSSPDCL at Rs 4,967 crore.
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.
Niti said that for a state-owned utility to succeed, there should be a clear separation between utility and state.
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.
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.
Delhi power discoms have initiated the process of surrendering power from seven plants which are nearing their commercial operation date (COD) of 25 years.
The consumer will have to register a complaint and the Discoms will be liable to pay the compensation automatically.
Payments towards overdues shot up to Rs 33,720 crore in March 2021
The committee, which will particularly study the human resources issues plaguing the sector, has been tasked to submit a comprehensive report in 45 days.