But, contrary to expectations the board is likely to go only for hardware which will cost between Rs 2,500-Rs 3,000 per smart meter.
It was alleged that the accused trespassed into the KSEB office and criminally intimidated an official on duty by holding the collar of his shirt and pushing him against a wall.
With just 10 days left for the T20 match, KSEB’s Kazhakoottam section office took away the fuse at the Karyavattom Greenfield Stadium due to non-payment of dues on Tuesday.
KSEB aims to install solar panels with subsidy in 25,000 homes in connection with the Onam festival, KSEB’s Renewable Energy and Energy Savings (REES) Director R Suku said.
The KSEB opened four spillway shutters of the Edamalayar dam at 11 am on Tuesday as the water level in the dam crossed the upper rule curve level.
Union Power Minister R K Singh tabled the Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2022 in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
Some messages even warn of disconnecting the power supply.
As of Thursday, the board required Rs 9.62 crore to reinstate the distribution network across the state.
It is unwarranted as everyone will be able to pay their power bills via banks.
Congress MLA Anvar Sadath, who gave the notice for an adjournment motion to discuss the issue, cited a media report that KSEB had recorded operational profit for the past five years.
Dr Rajan N Khobragade, who was recently made water resources secretary, will be the new chairman. Ashok has been appointed as Agriculture secretary.
1.03cr domestic power consumers to pay 25 paise more for per unit | Overall hike 6.6%
A power purchase agreement has been signed with a PSU client, wherein the entire power generated from this plant will be used by the Kerela State Electricity Board.
The incident which happened on Tuesday night came to light only late on Friday.
The existing Idukki Hydro Electric project has a capacity of 780 MW with six turbines of 130MW each.
As many as 10 people were electrocuted after the iron/aluminum poles used by them to pluck coconuts and fruits came into contact with the power lines so far this year.
The KSEB is all set to slap an additional burden on consumers with its decision to switch to prepaid smart meters.
The board is considering the operators who have the requisite permissions and licences on the basis of the landing fees offered.
Some of the office-bearers had faced transfers when their suspension orders for joining the general strike in March were revoked last month.
Power Minister K Krishnankutty said here on Thursday that his aim is to make the state power surplus.