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Rajasthan, Haryana, Chhattisgarh discoms major gainers under UDAY

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 6, 2017

The power distribution utilities in Rajasthan, Haryana, Chhattisgarh and Punjab are among major gainers in lowering their interest cost under UDAY scheme meant for revival of discoms....

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Green panel orders inspection of discom premises for e-waste

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 27, 2017

Power distribution companies storing hazardous e-waste have come under the lens of the NGT which has ordered inspection of their premises here after a plea alleged these were causing massive air...

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NTPC to train discom officials to make IPDS more effective

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 21, 2017

State-run NTPC's Power Management Institute will soon impart training to state discom staff across the country for capacity building under the Integrated Power Development Scheme (IPDS)....

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Renewable energy companies’ viability under threat as Maharashtra discoms fail to pay Rs 2300 crores dues

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 8, 2017

Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company (MSEDC) has failed to pay dues worth R2,300 crore to renewable energy companies hitting their viability, people familiar with the development...

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Subject Tags: DISCOM , industry news

REC inks pacts with Andhra Pradesh for Rs 60,000 crore funding

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 31, 2017

State-owned Rural Electrification Corporation Ltd has inked three pacts to extend financial assistance of around Rs 60,000 crore to Andhra Pradesh. 


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Gujarat discoms fail to meet purchase target for renewable power

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 24, 2017

Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) affiliated four distribution companies (discoms) fell short of purchasing required renewable energy in 2015-16 on account of low supply of power from wind...

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Nagpur Discom still doesn’t have solar net meters

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 15, 2016

Even though around an year has passed since the state government declared solar roof top policy, the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co Ltd (MSEDCL) still does not have net meters,...

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Significant PV project deadline extensions in India’s Uttarakhand

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 27, 2016

Delays in solar PPA signing combined with a petition from developers has led to significant project commissioning deadline extensions in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, according to consultancy...

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Reforms to help halve discom losses by fiscal 2019

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 21, 2016

CRISIL estimates that the aggregate gap or loss, of distribution companies (discoms) of 15 states that joined the Ujwal Discom Assurance Yojna (UDAY), would more than halve to 28 paise per unit...

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Andhra to issue securities worth Rs 8,256 cr under UDAY

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 14, 2016

The Andhra Pradesh government proposes to issue special securities worth Rs 8,256.01 crore under the Ujjwal Discom Assurance Yojna Scheme (UDAY).


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Subject Tags: DISCOM , UDAY Scheme