Odisha Electricity employees Stage Protest Opposing Privatisation of CESU

Protesting privatisation of the Central Electricity Supply Utility of Orissa Limited (CESU), members of Employees Worker Engineers Ekata Mancha today staged demonstration and held a rally in Bhubaneswar.

Rooftop Solar destroying tariff structure and cross-subsidy mechanism- MSEDCL

State discom Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has opposed net metering system for solar rooftop consumers and demanded net billing as it is suffering revenue loss due...

Power Consumption down by 20% in Industrial states Gujarat and Maharashtra

While the usually rising power demand has fallen since August 2019, the decline has been sharper in the industrialised states of Maharashtra and Gujarat. This controverts the government’s attribution...

UDAY scheme fails, sharp spike in discom losses

Four years after it was launched, UDAY — the NDA government’s “path breaking reform” to revive electricity distribution companies (discoms) — is unravelling. Discom losses, which...

No takers due to high tariff – Auction to procure 2500MW electricity scrapped

The Power Ministry has scrapped the auction to procure 2,500MW electricity for medium term (three years) under a scheme to provide relief to thermal power plants...
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2020 January 08- National Strike