Power Consumption

  • Power tariff hiked in Delhi by 5 per cent 26-07-2013 07:39 PM

    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 year-end. Both the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Bharatiya Janata...
  • Delhi: BRPL, BYPL, disconnects power in flooded areas 19-06-2013 09:00 PM

    New Delhi: With Yamuna crossing the danger mark in Delhi and threat of low-lying areas being flooded looming large, Reliance-owned 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 low-lying areas...
  • A way to cut smartphones' power consumption! 28-11-2011 04:35 PM

    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...