NGT tells TANGEDCO to pay Rs 75 lakhs for death of animals at Tamil Nadu's Cherambadi forest

Applying the 'strict liability' principle, the NGT said that the high-tension wire was not insulated and TANGEDCO officials were responsible for the deaths.

published on : 20th January 2022

Tamil Nadu power genco seeks payment from consumers deferring payment despite receiving electricity

These services had outstanding due of at least Rs 100 crore and in some cases, the defaulters failed to pay even the minimum charge of Rs 140 per kilowatt.

published on : 19th January 2022

ITI graduates seek pay arrears from TANGEDCO

ITI graduates, who were recruited by TANGEDCO as field assistants, said they are yet to receive salary arrears as directed by the Madras High Court two years ago.

published on : 30th December 2021

Consumers told by TANGEDCO to pay pending GST bills

According to sources, the company has told officials to display the GST rates at offices and spread awareness.

published on : 26th December 2021

Face competition panel probe: Madras HC to TANGEDCO

TANGEDCO is at liberty to submit its explanations or objections along with information and documents within four weeks.

published on : 26th December 2021

TANGEDCO eyes Rs 3,310 crore in dues from govt departments

TWAD tops defaulters’ list, owing a whopping Rs 1,750 crore to cash-strapped power utility

published on : 25th December 2021

TANGEDCO may buy additional 1,500 MW to handle summer surge

It recently submitted papers to the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) seeking approval for this.

published on : 24th December 2021

TANGEDCO plans to plug revenue holes

The direction was issued by the CMD at a recent meeting of DFCs in Chennai, a senior official told TNIE. He has also ordered them to have all Low Tension (LT) power connections inspected.

published on : 23rd December 2021

App on anvil to simplify reading of EB meters

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) is likely to launch a mobile app in January 2022 to make meter reading easier.

published on : 22nd December 2021

Tax shocker for TANGEDCO users

Tangedco imposed CGST and SGST tariffs in electricity bills for customers who shifted meter boxes or installed new ones, with no prior information, causing a stir at their section offices.

published on : 18th December 2021

Tamil Nadu powerless to reach Centrally-set target?

About 18 per cent of the power generated in the State is lost owing to these factors, which is referred to in the industry as Aggregate Technical & Commercial (AT&C) loss.

published on : 18th December 2021

Digital payments elude TANGEDCO users 

Only 100 of TANGEDCO's direct collection centres in Chennai have POS machines.

published on : 12th December 2021

Can’t meet Centre’s deadline to install smart electric meters, says TANGEDCO

The Union government’s direction was aimed at avoiding revenue leakages in State-owned power companies, which have already incurred massive losses.

published on : 10th December 2021

With Centre’s deadline looming, loss-making TANGEDCO may up power tariff

Although the Electricity Act mandates charges be updated every year, TANGEDCO has failed to do so in the past two years.

published on : 9th December 2021

Regularise ash pipeline project: TANGEDCO to GoI

The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) sought permission from the Union Environment Ministry to regularise the ash pipeline project recently.

published on : 3rd December 2021
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