Ceiling tariff in wind energy tenders to go
Removal of the ceiling tariff has been a long standing demand of the industry. Developers maintain that tariffs are too low and it restricts them from participating as well as stymies the progress of renewable energy.
Telcos seek floor price for data for 2-3 years, oppose any ceiling
While Airtel and Vodafone Idea want a cost-based methodology to arrive at ...
Solar tariffs increase in Gujarat auction
Vena Energy, Juniper Energy and Tata Power won 40MW, 190MW and 120MW at tariffs of Rs 2.61, Rs 2.63...
Gujarat: No increase in power bills as GERC decides to keep tariffs unchanged
The commission has also given relief to Below Poverty Line (BPL) customers and agricultural consumers using power for lift irrigation.
Centre set to increase creamy layer ceiling for OBCs
A group of ministers headed by defence minister Rajnath Singh has been tasked to upwardly revise the gross annual income limit of Rs 8 lakh fixed for defining the creamy layer among Other Backward Classes.
TRAI rejects telcos' call for online talks on floor tariff
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has rejected telcos' call to hold open house discussions (OHD) on floor pricing of services through an online mechanism amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Pediatrician Dr. Madhuri Kanitkar cracks the glass ceiling in Indian Army
Kanitkar will be the third woman officer from defence services to bag this prestigious position. Vice admiral Dr. Punita Arora was the first woman from the Indian Navy to get the second highest rank in the armed forces and Padmavathy Bandopadhyay, the first woman Air Marshal of the IAF, was the second woman in the forces to be promoted to a three-star rank after Arora.
Telcos to opt for EMI moratorium; tariff to remain stable: COAI
Debt-ridden Vodafone Idea has proposed that the minimum price of data should be fixed at Rs 35 per GB, Bharti Airtel has proposed minimum price of Rs 30 per GB for low data users and Reliance Jio wants it to be hiked gradually to Rs 20 per GB.
SECI's wind tender gets cold response for fourth time
Solar Energy Corporation of India is the renewable energy ministry's nodal agency that is responsible for conducting wind and solar auctions. It had issued the tender on Friday with a ceiling tariff of Rs 2.93 per unit. The ceiling tariff had earlier been revised from Rs 2.85 per unit to Rs 2.93 to encourage participation.
Telecom tariff floor need of the hour: Kant
Days after the Niti Aayog opposed the idea of fixing of a minimum tariff for telecom services, its chief executive Amitabh Kant has written separately to the sector regulator taking a stand that looked contrary to the views of the government think tank.
Higher tariffs likely to offset fall in telcos’ revenues
The telcos are likely to report around 10% on-quarter growth in ARPU in the fourth quarter.
Breaking the glass ceiling: Dr Bina Modi shares the highs and lows of her boardroom journey
Modi is a celebrated personality who has achieved many accolades in her journey.
Fix tariff or be prepared for monopoly: Vodafone Idea
Vodafone Idea flagged the "deep financial distress" in the telecom sector, reflecting in unprecedented decline in revenues. Over the last three years, half a dozen operators have exited by either merging their businesses with existing Telecom Service Providers (TSPs) or declaring bankruptcy, Vodafone Idea Ltd (VIL) rued.
Defer tariff changes amid Covid-19: Cable companies
Maharashtra Cable Operators' Federation urged Telecom Regulatory Authority of India to defer the amendments to the new tariff order for the broadcast sector.
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