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Discoms overdues fall to Rs 74,000 cr in March after release of 2nd tranche of liquidity package
Wed, Apr 21, 2021
The outstanding overdues of power distribution utilities fell by over Rs 15,118 crore to Rs 74,510 crore in March this year, as compared to the preceding month, mainly due to the release of the second tranche of liquidity infusion package, according to PFC Consulting Ltd data.
Good news for electricity consumers in Delhi! New rules laid down, check benefits available including penalties for disruptions
Tue, Dec 22, 2020
Ministry of Power has laid down the rules on rights of consumers through “Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Rules, 2020”. The rules cover Rights of consumers and Obligations of Distribution licensees, Release of new connection and modification in existing connection, Metering arrangement, Billing and Payment, Disconnection and Reconnection, Reliability of supply, Consumer as Prosumer
Atmanirbhar Bharat: Loan assistance! Power sector of this state to receive Rs 11,000 cr financial aid
Sun, Dec 13, 2020
A loan assistance of Rs 11,024.47 crore has been approved for Jammu & Kashmir under the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan (liquidity infusion scheme in DISCOMs).
India's coal ministry wants power plants to keep buying coal despite weak demand
Thu, Apr 09, 2020
India`s coal ministry wants electricity generators to keep buying coal, despite a steep fall in power demand due to a nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of the coronavirus
Important! Power Ministry clears the air on payments of electricity distribution companies
Tue, Apr 07, 2020
In a major development, the Union Power Ministry has clarified that electricity distribution companies will continue to be obligated to pay for power within 45 days of presentation of the bill.
Shock for consumers, electricity bills to soar 25% in this state
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Ltd (MSEDCL), or MahaDisCom, consumers could end up paying up to 25% more than what they are currently shelling out as the state-run company wants to recover gap in revenue of Rs 34,646 crore for fiscals 2015- 2020.
Power sector may cause further stress for banks
Thu, Sep 28, 2017
Demand for power sector is seen tepid for five fiscal years. Analysts expect that stress assets can further arise from this sector and make banks cautious in lending.
Viability of renewable energy projects worth Rs 48,000 crore hang in balance as banks turn cautious on lending
Mon, Aug 28, 2017
Power sector which accounts for nearly 35% of banks stressed assets may make them cautious in lending further due to discoms relatively strong financially are renegotiating PPA tariffs.
States take over Rs 2 lakh crore of DISCOMs debt via UDAY scheme
Wed, Aug 16, 2017
Participating States of UDAY have taken over the targeted debt of Rs 2.09 lakh crores of their DISCOMs under borrowing exemption from the FRBM Act given in UDAY.
Power Minister Piyush Goyal launches web portal, mobile app for UDAY scheme
Wed, Jan 04, 2017
With an aim to protect state power distribution companies suffering financial losses and to boost their operational revenues, Minister of State with Independent Charge for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal on Wednesday launched the web portal and the mobile app for UDAY
Delhi Govt summons Anil Ambani; says power cuts must stop
Mon, Jun 20, 2016
Power Minister of Delhi Satyendar Jain has written a letter to the Reliance ADA Group’s chairman Anil Ambani terming the performance of BSES as “atrocious”. In the letter, Jain alleged corruption and financial irregularities including siphoning off funds by the company.
CIL's coal price hike to push power tariff by 8-10%, says Tata Power
Sun, Jun 12, 2016
"Coal price has increased from 13% to 19%. So the minimum increase that will happen, will be 13% for thermal," Tata Power CEO and Managing Director Anil Sardana told PTI in an interview.