Owing to the ongoing Diwali break, Peak power demand in the state has fallen by more than 25% .
Power tariffs are set to go up in Punjab with the regulator PSERC today announcing a 9.33 per cent hike in electricity rates for 2017-18. The hike will be implemented with effect from April 1 this year.
New Delhi: Power Grid Corp. of India Ltd, which lays heavy duty cross-country power lines, is set to invest heavily in local power transmission infrastructure of states, a new front of growth resulting from the government’s ‘power for all’ goal.
Within the beleaguered power sector, transmission and distribution (T&D) has been the only saving grace, thanks to strong ordering out by Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) over the last two years.
BENGALURU: The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has indicated that it would come up with guidelines to deal with “squatters” on the Central Transmission Utility (CTU) and ensure that the infrastructure is utilised.
State-owned Power Grid Corp on Wednesday said it has started commercial operations of 1,500 MW second pole of Champa-Kurukshetra high voltage direct current line, which will improve power supplies to northern India.