Electricity Boards

  • 42 industrial units owe Rs 600 crore in water cess 14-02-2014 10:41 AM

    As many as 42 industrial units in Chhattisgarh owe over Rs 600 crore to the state government as water tax, with Chhattisgarh State Electricity Board (CSEB) leading the pack with a dues of Rs 432.87 crore. Water Resources Minister Brijmohan Agrawal informed the assembly on Thursday while replying to a...
  • Postal department to launch CBS in Jharkhand 24-12-2013 06:55 PM

    The postal department is all set to launch its core-banking services in Jharkhand soon, a senior official on Tuesday said. The services, which was first launched in Chennai early this month, will be launched in the state as part of the second phase of its implementation, he said. Core-banking services...
  • Jharkhand Energy Minister Rajendra Prasad Singh rules out hike in electricity tariff 27-11-2013 08:15 PM

    Energy Minister Rajendra Prasad Singh on Wednesday ruled out any increase in electricity tariff despite the monthly loss of the Jharkhand State Electricity Board (JSEB) pegged at Rs 150 crore. Earlier the loss was Rs 165 crore but there will not be any increase in the electricity tariff, Singh told...
  • Kerala lifts power curbs as monsoon brings good rains 16-06-2013 10:42 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: With the southwest monsoon bringing surplus rainfall since its onset on June 1, Kerala has decided to lift the 30-minute load shedding during night from Sunday as storage position in reservoirs of hydroelectric projects has improved significantly. The loadshedding has been in force for the last several months as...
  • Delhi: Power supply company to act against defaulters 10-04-2013 12:35 PM

    New Delhi: The residents of Delhi who joined Aam Aadmi Party's campaign against electricity bills could face legal trouble. One of the electricity supply companies has decided to lodge FIRs against six residents of Jahangirpuri. The FIR will be filed against six people who are residing in Lakhi Park slums...
  • Kerala Power Board's Induction-phobia Is A Joke

    A Mallu's Musings |  Achyuth Punnekat
    Of all the harebrained schemes I've ever heard in my life (and trust me, I cook up many myself), this one probably deserves a citation...

  • Power for Patna, rural Bihar powerless 30-05-2011 07:57 AM

    New Delhi: In Bihar, it is only the capital city Patna which seems to have no crises as it gets over 90 per cent of the total power supply leaving rest of the state with power cuts, which sometimes extend to three to four consecutive days. With only 10 per...
  • Celebs, mosques, churches to save power 20-04-2008 03:42 PM

    Melbourne: Was Virender Sehwag dropped or rested for the tri-series opener against Australia on Sunday? The swashbuckling opener was seen practicing at the indoor nets here at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) when MS Dhoni and Michael Clarke strode out to the middle for the toss. Dhoni said after winning...