The heavy rainfall has led to a sharp drop in temperature and as the use of fans and air conditioners has come down.
“Kerala generates only 30 per cent of the state’s power requirement and the rest is purchased from the national pool.
The commission said electricity supply should be provided even if the wiring is completed in only one room after ensuring safety standards.
"We have decided to take legal action against the KSERC's order or else the board will be forced to recommend increased power tariff," a KSEB official told The New Indian Express
The KSEB has decided to provide 25% relaxation in power fixed charge for high tension consumers.
The court also directed the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) to refund the amounts deducted from the pension of the petitioners within two weeks
As a part of this agreement, the company will implement projects through KSEB of 64MW for individual households with solar capacity ranging from 3kW - 10kW and 20MW for residential/housing society
The CAG report also has criticism against the KSEB.
Speaking to The New Indian Express, board chairman N S Pillai said though the dams had good inflow after the pre-monsoon showers, the water level in all reservoirs is well below peak storage capacity
It was raining heavily and there was heavy flow in the stream passing through the rubber plantation and paddy field at Mundamoodu in Kottarakkara.
Letter of award was signed on Feb 15 for purchasing 50 MW of power
The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has decided to distribute LED bulbs worth `1 crore to the public.
Tripunithura, Thrikkakara, Puthencruz and Aluva town hit badly as trees, electric poles uprooted by Thursday’s wind make work difficult for KSEB
The High Court observed that it is the statutory duty of the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) to supply power within one month after receipt of the application for connection.
A month has gone by after the floods. But the shutters of almost 80 per cent of the 950 shops in Ranni market road are still down.