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Dec 26, 2016
Kerala stares at worst drought in 115 years: State may impose water rationing systemIt is the worst drought to have hit the state in 115 years. If the forecast of the State Meteorological Department is read along with the reports coming from the groundwater authorities, Kerala is on the verge of a crisis of unprecedented proportions.
Sep 28, 2016
Jayalalithaa announces Rs 476 cr bonus for PSU employees in Tamil NaduJayalalithaa said a bonus of 20 percent, including 8.33 percent of bonus and 11.67 per cent ex-gratia would be given to the employees of those PSUs which have reported profits.
Jun 22, 2016
Power distribution franchise in Rajasthan won by CESCThe RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group-owned power utility company CESC Ltd. on Wednesday said it has bagged the franchise for electricity distribution in Kota and Bharatpur in Rajasthan with the operations to begin in August.
Nov 30, 2015
New restructuring package for state discoms a positive: FitchSuccessfully addressing the weak financial positions of state distribution companies (discoms) is key to improving the health of India's power sector, it added.
Dec 19, 2014
Power discoms, SEBs owe railways over Rs 1,038 cr: ministerPunjab State Electricity Board owes railways maximum dues of Rs 448.40 crore followed by National Thermal Power Corporation with Rs 163.17 crore dues, Maharashtra State Electricity Board with Rs 123.05 crore and Delhi Vidyut Board with Rs 114.30 crore dues.
Jun 03, 2014
JSEB official assault case: Yashwant Sinha sent to judicial custodySinha and others were arrested on Monday after JSEB's Hazaribagh branch general manager Dhanesh Jha filed an FIR.
Oct 16, 2013
Bombay HC wants special squads to monitor power theft in cityThe Bombay High Court has asked electricity distribution companies and police to form special squads to detect power thefts in Maharashtra.
Jul 06, 2013
Why the gas price hike isn't a panacea for India's power shortageIn order to meet the higher costs of power, discoms will have to either increase prices proportionately or seek government subsidy. The latter seems to be the only way out as increasing electricity prices will be a politically upopular decision
Jun 12, 2013
Surplus rainfall brightens energy outlook for KeralaWith the inaugural spell of Southwest monsoon bringing surplus rainfall to Kerala, the energy outlook for the state, which relies heavily on hydro-electrical project, has brightened after passing through a searing summer of grim power crunch.
Apr 13, 2013
Power crunch turns grim in Kerala, water level at reservoirs recedingDeficient rains have compounded power woes in Kerala as the water-level of reservoirs is receding fast in the state which relies heavily on hydro power.