POWER CONSUMPTION

  • Power tariff hiked in Delhi by 5 per cent July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhiites will have to pay more for their electricity consumption as the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) on Friday increased the power tariff by five per cent. The national capital is headed for assembly polls by this yearend. Both the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party...
  • Delhi: BRPL, BYPL, disconnects power in flooded areas June 19, 2013

    New Delhi: With Yamuna crossing the danger mark in Delhi and threat of lowlying areas being flooded looming large, Relianceowned discoms BRPL and BYPL have suspended electricity supply to the areas falling along the river bed. "Advised by Delhi government, BRPL has suspended power to the residents in lowlying areas along...
  • A way to cut smartphones' power consumption! November 28, 2011

    London: Scientists claim to have designed a network proxy which can cut the power consumption of 3G smartphones up to 74 per cent. A team at Aalto University in Finland says its device enhances performance and significantly reduces power usage by serving as a middleman for mobile devices to connect...