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Tata Power Takes Over Power Distribution in North Eastern Odisha

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As the largest private sector power distribution company in the country, Tata Power’s consumer base now stands at 11.5 million across Mumbai, New Delhi, Odisha, and Ajmer April 06, 2021 Tata Power has taken over the management and operations of NESCO (North Eastern Electricity Supply Company of Odisha) upon completion......
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Torrent Power, the highest bidder for Dadra Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu discoms

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With the acquisition of a 51% stake, Torrent Power is also looking to participate in new opportunities coming up in the sector in renewable generation, transmission, and privatization. February 22, 2021 Ahmedabad-based Torrent Power Limited has emerged as the highest bidder for the sale of 51 percent stake in the......
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Tata Power Receives LoI to Operate Power Distribution System in North Eastern Part of Odisha

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Tata Power shall now have privilege to serve entire population of Odisha with nearly 9 million consumers shall now experience uniform processes and synergies in operations across the state. February 1, 2021 Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power utility, has received the Letter of Intent (LoI) from the Odisha Electricity......
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18 Firms Show Interest in Chandigarh Power Distribution

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At least 18 firms have so far evinced interest in privatization of electricity distribution in Chandigarh. January 22, 2021 Becoming the first Union Territory to offer its power distribution company for complete privatization, Chandigarh had earlier issued a tender inviting bids for the same. Privatization of DISCOMs was part of......
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Tata Power Takes Over Power Distribution in Western-Southern Odisha

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With this takeover, the company’s distribution circles will expand to the western (TPWODL) and southern part (TPSODL) of Odisha with geographical spread of more than 47,000 sq km each. It will manage a network of more than 100,000 CKT kms each for a license period of 25 years. January 7,......

Rajasthan to Partner With Private Sector for Power Distribution

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Rajasthan’s discoms have accumulated losses of Rs. 77,453 crore April 4, 2015 Rajasthan is readying to invite private participation in power distribution from next year, eyeing investments of Rs. 5,000-6,000 crore as it aims to add 30 lakh customers in the next five years. The state plans to move to......

NTPC Plans to Enter Power Distribution

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The move will bring NTPC in direct competition with PGCIL March 13, 2015 Concerned over revised electricity tariff norms, NTPC Ltd, India’s largest power producer, may diversify into related businesses such as electricity distribution and setting up transmission links, said Kulamani Biswal, director, finance, at the state-owned utility. Such a......

Power Distribution Losses in 2012-13 Around Rs. 69,108 Cr.

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Peak power shortage in the country stood at 7,006 MW March 9, 2015 Distribution losses, including theft, have caused a staggering Rs. 69,108 crore damage to power utilities in 2012-13, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said. These losses include distribution losses including theft of electricity, gap between average cost......