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Delhi High Court rejects AAP govt order to get CAG to audit discoms
India

Delhi High Court rejects AAP govt order to get CAG to audit discoms

It is disturbing news when a person accuses a colleague of eating her pet dog. Something even more disturbing is when the police call it a trivial matter.

Power, garbage, water: Kejriwal and Jung continue their battle, but Delhiites suffer
Politics

Power, garbage, water: Kejriwal and Jung continue their battle, but Delhiites suffer

As the ego clash between the all powerful Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal continues, the governance in the national capital has taken a hit with residents being the worst sufferers.

Discoms will have to pay consumers for outages: Delhi government
Delhi

Discoms will have to pay consumers for outages: Delhi government

Power distribution companies in the national capital will have to pay penalty to consumers if unscheduled loadshedding in their area was for an hour or more and the fine amount will be adjusted in monthly bills.

CAG audit of private discoms necessary: Delhi govt tells HC
Delhi

CAG audit of private discoms necessary: Delhi govt tells HC

The Delhi government on Monday told the Delhi High Court that a CAG audit of the private discoms here is necessary as these companies discharge a "public function".

BSES seeks payments of Rs14,500 cr outstanding dues from government
Business

BSES seeks payments of Rs14,500 cr outstanding dues from government

BSES Rajdhani and Yamuna told the SC that if its existing outstanding dues of Rs 14,500 cr were not paid by govt, then the people of Delhiwould be saddled with a backlog in tariff dues

1,000 Gujarat farmers to get solar pumps for irrigation
India

1,000 Gujarat farmers to get solar pumps for irrigation

Gujarat government has decided to provide solar-powered water pumps to 1,000 farmers to reduce usage of conventional power and to ease its financial burden due to subsidy on electricity provided for irrigation.

Beyond Kejriwal: India Inc's cheese has moved and it can't be business as usual
Corporate

Beyond Kejriwal: India Inc's cheese has moved and it can't be business as usual

India Inc is going to face intense public scrutiny both before and after the elections. Arvind Kejriwal's business bashing is only the tip of the iceberg. India Inc must use this opportunity to change

AAP doled out money to power discoms, alleges BJP
Delhi

AAP doled out money to power discoms, alleges BJP

The BJP on Sunday accused the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) - which quit the Delhi government Friday - of doling out Rs 323 crore to power distribution companies from funds.

CAG report will reveal truth about discoms, says Kejriwal
Business

CAG report will reveal truth about discoms, says Kejriwal

Slamming power distribution firms for announcing power cuts on the plea of lack of funds, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said the truth on their financial condition will come out in the CAG report on discoms.

AAP needs to make Delhi modern welfare state, not take it back to 1970s
Politics

AAP needs to make Delhi modern welfare state, not take it back to 1970s

AAP is supposed to usher in a style of governance based on honest politics and a responsible attitude to public finances.

Delhi: AAP govt might seek CAG audit of private power companies
Politics

Delhi: AAP govt might seek CAG audit of private power companies

The Delhi government may be all set to order an audit by the Comptroller and Auditor General into the finances of the capital's three private power distribution companies, an issue on which the ruling AAP had led street protests in the past.

CCEA may rejig power discoms' debt package
Economy

CCEA may rejig power discoms' debt package

According to a power ministry official, the proposal may be taken up in today's meeting of the CCEA.

 Jharkhand opts for discom package, starts unbundling power board
Economy

Jharkhand opts for discom package, starts unbundling power board

Bihar, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Haryana have come forward to avail the scheme.

Why the gas price hike isn't a panacea for India's power shortage
Economy

Why the gas price hike isn't a panacea for India's power shortage

In 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

Why gas price hike is no quick fix for India's power shortages
Economy

Why gas price hike is no quick fix for India's power shortages

The state-owned distributors - known as discoms - will have to stump up funds to buy the more expensive electricity from power stations. But passing on too much of the costs to consumers will be politically unpopular and the discoms may opt instead to simply halt supply.<br /><br />

Electricity rates likely to go up again in Delhi
Delhi

Electricity rates likely to go up again in Delhi

Electricity rates in the national capital are likely to go up soon with Union Power Ministry turning down a request by Delhi Government to provide cheaper power to the city while private discoms are pushing for a steep hike in tariff due to increasing operational cost.

Govt finalises norms for discoms' debt recast; extends deadline
Economy

Govt finalises norms for discoms' debt recast; extends deadline

The Centre today said the bonds to be issued by states, backed by it under the debt recast plan for power distribution utilities, will attract about 0.5 percent premium over the issue price, yet to be determined.