Tag: Electricity Tariff Hike

No Respite For Consumers In Odisha As Power Tariff May See Fresh Hike
No Respite For Consumers In Odisha As Power Tariff May See Fresh Hike

Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) reportedly admitted the proposal filed by OHPC on July 28 requesting to increase its average power generation tariff to 95.36 paise per unit from the existing 89.28 paise per unit. The hearing is scheduled to begin on October 26.

  • Friday, 01 October 2021
BJP March Protesting Electricity Tariff Hike
BJP Undertakes Assembly March Over Hiked Electricity Tariff, Scuffle With Police

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members undertook a march up to the Odisha Assembly in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday protesting the hike in electricity tariff in the State.

  • Wednesday, 08 September 2021
Power tariff revision: OERC to hear petitions of discoms from Feb 5

Bhubaneswar: Various power generating and distribution companies (discoms) have once again approached the Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) seeking revision of electricity tariff and the hearings are scheduled to start from February 5. All the parties, including Grid Corporation of Odisha (GRIDCO), North Eastern Electricity Supply Company of Odisha Limited (NESCO) and Odisha Power Generation […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Power, Electricity
OERC hikes electricity tariffs by average 1.44%

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) hiked electricity tariffs by an average 1.44% today. For domestic consumers the tariff for the first 50 units of consumption has been kept unchanged, while for subsequent units the rate has been increased by 10 paisa per unit for all retail consumers. Also Read: OERC begins hearing on […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Odisha BJP President Samir Mohanty
Odisha BJP To Launch Week-Long Protest Over Electricity Tariff Hike, Frequent Power Cuts

The week-long protest will begin tomorrow and end on July 20. During the period, BJP worker will stage protest in front of all electricity offices across the State.

  • Tuesday, 13 July 2021
Protests In Odisha Over Power Tariff Hike; Opposition Slams Govt

Bhubaneswar: Protests gained momentum in Odisha a day after Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) approved a hike in the existing power tariff in the State. Though there has been a rise of 30 paise per KWH/kVAh in power tariffs for the category of consumers other than BPL families and for irrigation, the decision to increase […]

  • Thursday, 01 April 2021