Solar power, a renewable power source, may be our only way past the impending energy crisis.
The shutters of Pampa and Kakki dams were downed.
Facilities like satellite phones have also been set up in the control room to mitigate any of the public’s fears regarding the safety of the dams.
On Saturday, Kochi-based K Hackers claimed via a Facebook post that they had hacked KSEB’s online mobile quick pay mode.
B Ajayakumar, a 43-year-old electrical worked attached to Nedumangad circle, was killed while he was on the way to his office from his residence in Uzhamalakkal
Kerala State Electricity Board’s Facebook page saw a strange post from a hackers’ group, K Hackers claiming that they have hacked the board’s online site.
According to the Opposition, ‘Lights Off Kerala’ heralded a new form of protest in the state.
Domestic consumers will be allowed to remit half the bill amount for April, May & June before June 15; no surcharge will be levied on belated payment of bills
Move comes amid rise in complaints about exorbitant power bills. Sources say 1 lakh complaints received
The Kerala government declared lockdown to control the spread of Covid-19 on March 23. People followed all norms without disagreement.
Since the first week of May, KSEB has been flooded with complaints from consumers highlighting the increase in power bills.
Senior Congress leader VM Sudheeran also wrote to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan urging him to cancel the NOC given to the project
Residents across the state have been fuming over exorbitant power bills at a time when people are struggling to make both ends meet.
Kerala should be consulted before going ahead with the Electricity Amendment Bill 2020, the state demanded Union Power Minister R K Singh.
KSEB chairman N S Pillai says Idukki dam’s catchment area requires 30 more days of heavy rainfall for water to reach the crest level