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NTPC providing required power for Delhi

NTPC providing required power for Delhi

🕔20:44, 12.Oct 2021

Mumbai, 12th October 2021: NTPC Ltd, India’s largest integrated power producer, has been providing required power to capital city of Delhi. As per October 1st to October 11 data, Delhi DISCOMs have been scheduling only 70% of power that has been made

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Rising demand to keep electricity prices elevated

Rising demand to keep electricity prices elevated

🕔14:52, 2.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 2  Rising demand is expected to keep electricity prices elevated in short-term. According to India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra), the all-India energy demand continued to recover in August 2021 by 17.8 per cent YoY to 129.4 billion

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Govt proposes flexibility to Gencos on 3rd party sale of electricity meant for discoms in default

Govt proposes flexibility to Gencos on 3rd party sale of electricity meant for discoms in default

🕔08:10, 20.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 20  In yet another reform initiative aimed at streamlining the payment mechanism in the power sector, the power ministry proposes to extend freedom to generating companies to sell power to a third party to the extent of

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TN not a power surplus state, to add 17,980 MW fresh capacity: FM

TN not a power surplus state, to add 17,980 MW fresh capacity: FM

🕔20:01, 13.Aug 2021

Chennai, Aug 13  Terming the earlier government’s statements that Tamil Nadu is power surplus state as inaccurate, state Finance Minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan said 17,980 MW new power capacity will be added over the next 10 years. Presenting the budget

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BSES warns against flying kites near electrical installations

BSES warns against flying kites near electrical installations

🕔07:09, 11.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 11  Power distribution company BSES has warned against flying kites near electrical installations as Independence Day celebrations approach. Noting that kite flying is an integral part of the Independence Day celebrations in Delhi, the discom said that

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GE wins orders of transformers, reactors from India’s largest transmission utility

GE wins orders of transformers, reactors from India’s largest transmission utility

🕔13:29, 21.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 21  GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions business said on Wednesday that it has recently been awarded multiple orders to supply 765 kV transformers and reactors in India. The contracts have been awarded by Power Grid Corporation of

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Release of ‘Ranking & Ninth Integrated Ratings for State-owned Power Distribution Utilities’ by the Minister

Release of ‘Ranking & Ninth Integrated Ratings for State-owned Power Distribution Utilities’ by the Minister

🕔16:51, 19.Jul 2021

Minister of Power, New and Renewable Energy, R.K. Singh released the “Ranking & Ninth Integrated Ratings for State-owned Power Distribution Utilities” on 16.07.2021 on the occasion of PFC’s 36th Foundation Day in the presence of Krishan Pal, Minister of State

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Delicensing power distribution on govt’s agenda through new bill

Delicensing power distribution on govt’s agenda through new bill

🕔13:31, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19  In a major reform initiative, the government proposes to delicense the power distribution sector allowing competition in the supply of last mile electricity connectivity to consumers. The proposed changes will be part of the New Electricity

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India’s power demand touches all-time high of 197.06 GW

India’s power demand touches all-time high of 197.06 GW

🕔07:18, 7.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 7  With the mercury rising, India’ peak electricity demand touched a new high of 197.06 gigawatt (GW) at around 11.43 a.m. on Tuesday. “All Time Highest All India Demand of 197060 MW observed at 11:43hrs today has

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Cabinet approves Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme: A Reforms based and Results linked Scheme”

Cabinet approves Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme: A Reforms based and Results linked Scheme”

🕔07:20, 1.Jul 2021

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has approved a Reforms-based and Results-linked, Revamped Distribution Sector Scheme.  The Scheme seeks to improve the operational efficiencies and financial sustainability of all DISCOMs/ Power Departments excluding Private Sector DISCOMs

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New pooled power mechanism to reduce cost for debt ridden Discoms

New pooled power mechanism to reduce cost for debt ridden Discoms

🕔14:55, 14.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 14  A new pooled power pricing mechanism is proposed to be established by the power ministry that would ensure near uniform energy charges transitioning the country towards ‘One Nation, One Grid, One Price”. The power ministry has

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Govt to offer flexibility to discoms to end long term power contracts

Govt to offer flexibility to discoms to end long term power contracts

🕔11:18, 20.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 19 The Government has proposed to free both power producers and consumers from continuing with contracted obligation once the tenure of a power purchase agreement expires. The move is expected to provide flexibility to both procurers (mainly

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J&K power sector to receive Rs 11,000 cr financial aid

J&K power sector to receive Rs 11,000 cr financial aid

🕔10:52, 13.Dec 2020

Srinagar, Dec 13  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). This will enable J&K to clear its outstanding payments under power purchases made

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Electricity trading grows 61% in Nov as economic activity picks pace

Electricity trading grows 61% in Nov as economic activity picks pace

🕔13:24, 7.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 7  The pick up in the economic activity in the unlock phase has pushed up electricity trading with the country’s largest power exchange, Indian Energy Exchange, registering a 61 per cent growth in the traded electricity volume

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Discoms’ dues to generators rise 34% to Rs 1.26 lakh cr

Discoms’ dues to generators rise 34% to Rs 1.26 lakh cr

🕔12:57, 7.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 7  The Covid-19 pandemic continues to have a wider impact on the country’s power sector in the current financial year with the acute slowdown witnessed in the first quarter period carrying on further, albeit at a lot

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Tata Power receives LoI for Odisha’s WESCO, SOUTHCO discoms

Tata Power receives LoI for Odisha’s WESCO, SOUTHCO discoms

🕔17:56, 4.Dec 2020

Bhubaneswar, Dec 4  Tata Power on Friday announced that it has received a Letter of Intent (LOI) from the Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) for the distribution and retail supply of electricity by WESCO and SOUTHCO. As per conditions of

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BSES donates life support ambulances for Delhi Covid-19 patients

BSES donates life support ambulances for Delhi Covid-19 patients

🕔07:09, 25.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 25  At a time when the Covid-19 pandemic has taken a turn for the worse in the national capital, Delhi electricity distribution company (discom) BSES has announced that it is donating six life support ambulances for use

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Ministry of Power mandates all DISCOMs to comply Energy Conservation (EC) Act , 2001

Ministry of Power mandates all DISCOMs to comply Energy Conservation (EC) Act , 2001

🕔22:19, 9.Nov 2020

The Ministry of Power, Government of India issued notification S.O. 3445 (E) dated 28th September, 2020 to cover all the Electricity Distribution Companies (DISCOMs) under the preview of the EC Act. As per the notification, which was formulated in consultation

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BSES extends Delhi solar power programme to Safdarjung, Karkardooma

BSES extends Delhi solar power programme to Safdarjung, Karkardooma

🕔07:20, 3.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 3  Electricity distribution company (discom) BSES on Monday announced that BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd (BRPL) and BSES Yamuna Power Ltd (BYPL) have expanded the BSES Solar City programs to the capital’s Safdarjung and Karkardooma localities. As a

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Power PPAs cannot be terminated during insolvency process

Power PPAs cannot be terminated during insolvency process

🕔14:37, 23.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 23  In a breather for bankrupt power generation companies, an insolvency tribunal has ruled that going concern status of such companies have to be maintained during the entire resolution process. The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT)

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