Hyderabad: The Hyderabad High Court on Wednesday sentenced the Chief General Manager (HRD) of the AP Southern Power Distribution Corporation Ltd (APSPDCL) and the superintendent engineer of the Kadapa Operation Circle to one-month imprisonment in a case of contempt.
Hyderabad: Hyderabad city has a potential to switch to rooftop solar power of 1,730 Megawatt (MW). If this is done, the power demand of the city can be reduced by 15 per cent, shows a study done by Greenpeace and Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute.
Hyderabad: Telangana State Electricity Regulatory Commission (TSERC) has turned into a one-man army with the term of the finance director getting over recently and the post of the technical director having remained vacant for over a year. The commission comprised a chairman and two directors and the State Government has failed to take timely action…
New Delhi: Prime Minster Narendra Modi on Wednesday called for reasonable and responsible oil prices by oil producing nations to provide easy access of affordable energy to all.
The power ministry has allowed thermal power generation companies (gencos) the flexibility of using renewable energy sources to meet their contractual generation obligations. The move is aimed at easing complexities faced by electricity distribution companies (discoms) to comply with the mandate of buying a certain portion of electricity from renewable energy sources.
Hyderabad: Rampant blackouts and unannounced power cuts are being reported in many localities in the Old City despite assurances from the officials to streamline the power supply.
New Delhi: The latest amendment in the solar project bidding norms is positive for solar developers but uncertainty remains over the pending decision on safeguard duty, says a report by Icra.
Hyderabad: Electricity employees and engineers from across the country will hold a massive rally at New Delhi on Tuesday against the proposed amendments to the Electricity (Amendments) Bill.
Visakhapatnam: Three districts of North Andhra have suffered complete power cut for several hours due to the blast of APTransco’s transformer beside Power Grid substation at Vizag Steel Plant on Tuesday evening. APTransco Visakhapatnam zone chief engineer P. Surya Chandram said that the blast might have happened due to the rising temperature levels and also…
VIJAYAWADA: To the relief of power consumers in the state, the AP Electricity Regulatory Commission (APERC) has not hiked the electricity charges for 2018-19. The same tariff that was charged in the financial year 2017-18 will be continued along with some additional concessions to certain categories of consumers. APERC Chairman G Bhavani Prasad issued the…