DELHI ELECTRICITY REGULATORY COMMISSION

  • Power tariff not hiked by up to 7%, Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission withdraws order November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Within hours of hiking the power tariff in the national capital by up to seven per cent, the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) has rolled back the decision. Facing severe criticism for the hike, the DERC said that it has asked the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) for some...
  • Delhi: Power tarrif hiked by up to 7 per cent; Congress, AAP criticise BJP November 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Power tariff in the national capital was on Thursday night hiked by up to seven per cent by the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) and will come into effect from Saturday. The regulator hiked the tariff by levying surcharge heeding to the demands of the three private power distribution...
  • DERC never gave order to cut tariff: Delhi govt October 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Under attack for sharp rise in electricity tariff, the Delhi government on Monday rejected the allegation that it had stalled Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission's decision to cut tariff in May 2010 saying the regulator never came out with any such order. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had on Saturday...
  • DERC to adjust tariff structure for low-end power consumers October 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Under increasing attack for hiking the electricity rates, Delhi's power regulator DERC on Monday started a process to adjust the tariff structure to bring down monthly bills of low-end consumers by up to 18 per cent. Following widespread complaints of inflated power bills, Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) last...
  • Power price hike: BJP tries to steal Kejriwal's thunder October 8, 2012

    While his revelations against Robert Vadra took everybody by surprise, it is Arvind Kejriwal's continuous campaign against the power price hike that seems to gain some popular support. ...
  • Kejriwal protests at DERC office against power bills October 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Social activist Arvind Kejriwal on Monday protested at the office of Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) against inflated electricity bills. Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vijay Goel, who was already present at the protest venue, gheraoed the Chairman of the DERC, PD Sudhakar. They demanded that the...
  • Arvind Kejriwal to protest at DERC today October 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Activist Arvind Kejriwal will carry on his crusade against the Delhi government over inflated electricity bills for the third day in a row. He has planned to protest outside the office of the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission on Monday. Since Saturday, the IAC member and his associates have...
  • Power to be costlier in Delhi from July 1 June 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Electricity will cost more in Delhi from July 1 with power regulator Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) on Tuesday raising domestic tariff by 24.15 per cent for the year 201213. According to DERC Chairman PD Sudhakar, the average hike is 20.87 per cent in all categories and domestic tariff...
  • Delhi gets an electricity shock February 15, 2007

    New Delhi: The prices of petrol may have been slashed by the Government but for Delhiites, the season to rejoice is yet to come. The Supreme Court has rejected Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission's (DERC) petition challenging the tribunal order, which fixed the rate of depreciation of power companies at 6.69...