Saturday, Oct 01, 2022

Central Electricity Regulatory Commission


CERC to be shut for 4 more weeks as Centre seeks time to fill key seat

October 27, 2020 10:30 am

The longer the CERC remains in a state of paralysis, with just its chairperson RK Pujari to hold the fort, the longer it will take for decisions in high-stake tariff matters to come out, according to a lawyer involved in the ongoing case.

CERC nod to higher tariff for Adani Power’s capacities at Mundra plant

April 13, 2019 5:48 am

The regulator also allowed pass through of coal costs, subject to a cap of $110/tonne. Additionally, it allowed extension of PPA with GUVNL by another 10 years after completion of the 25-year tenure by 2032.

CERC revises norms to boost power trade with neighbouring countries

March 12, 2019 5:08 am

As much as 7.2 billion units (BU) were supplied to Nepal, Bangladesh and Myanmar in FY18 and 6.4 BU has been exported to these countries in the first ten months of FY19.

Absurd self-sufficiency

August 19, 2014 12:22 am

Diesel generator capacity shows that consumers are willing to pay more for uninterrupted power

Gensets add up to under half of installed power capacity

August 18, 2014 1:35 am

According to the country’s power regulator, the DG capacity is growing at a rate of 5,000 MW to 8,000 MW every year.

So many regulators

July 30, 2014 12:17 am

Sectoral agencies are trying to chip at the Competition Commission’s mandate, causing confusion.

CERC rejects NTPC plea for revision of tariff regulations

July 15, 2014 2:42 am

The case will now be heard on July 24.

‘CERC tariff order unlikely to burden discoms, public’

March 17, 2014 3:16 am

Gujarat draws 1,805 MW from Tata Power and 1,000 MW from Adani Power, while Haryana gets 380 MW and 1,424 MW, respectively, from both power producers.

Power grid operator knocks HC over ‘unjust’ tax demand

March 03, 2014 1:10 am

POSOCO is a subsidiary of the Power Grid Corporation and is responsible for managing the load despatch centres (LDCs).

CERC reaffirms tariff relief to Tata Mundra, Adani projects

February 23, 2014 1:38 am

Power price to rise, states likely to challenge regulator’s order