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power tariff hike


MSME owners, workers observe one-day fast in Coimbatore over power tariff hike

November 26, 2022 7:09 am

The industrialists said that due to the steep hike in fixed charges and introduction of peak hour charges, the MSMEs were paying as much as Rs 15 per unit and demanded the rollback of both policy decisions.

Reliance Energy proposes average 5.26 pc power tariff hike in 2016-17

March 30, 2016 1:52 am

Similarly, for residential consumers using between 100-300 units, rates are proposed to jump by eight per cent to Rs 8.31 per unit for single-phase users and Rs 7.77 per unit for three-phase users.

Congress protest against power tariff hike leads to traffic chaos

October 08, 2015 5:48 am

The gathering was addressed by former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda to protest against the increase in power tariff by the BJP-led state government.

BJP creates ruckus in Bihar Assembly over power tariff hike

March 17, 2015 5:17 pm

BJP created ruckus in the Bihar Assembly on Tuesday over hike in electricity charges, urging the govt to immediately roll back its decision.

Under attack DERC withdraws power tariff hike in Delhi within 24 hrs

November 14, 2014 4:26 pm

DERC today withdrew the power tariff hike of up to seven per cent which was announced last night.

Now pay up to 2.5 per cent more for electricity in Delhi

July 17, 2014 4:57 pm

In effect, power purchase adjustment cost surcharge has been discontinued.

Supreme Court rejects BSES plea on liquidation of assets

May 20, 2014 3:51 am

The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) has to raise power tariffs to compensate for regulatory assets.

HC seeks DERC reply on power tariff hike

February 21, 2014 3:07 am

The DERC has been asked to submit its affidavit within two weeks explaining the formula and procedure behind the tariff hike.

NTPC threatens to cut supply to BSES firms from February 11

February 02, 2014 3:46 am

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said that the truth about the discoms’ finances would come out in the CAG audit ordered by his government.

6-8% power rate hike: Discoms fire in war with Delhi govt

February 01, 2014 4:15 am

Kejriwal'S government condemned the regulator's decision to increase the tariff which will come into effect from Saturday.


BJP protests against AAP govt over power tariff hike in Delhi

June 16, 2015 6:01 pm

BJP workers today held a protest against Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal over power tariff hike in New Delhi.