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Current News: Volume VI, Issue 10, October 2021

Mon, 01/11/2021 - 22:23

Highlights

  • Hydrogen as a fuel (Part-4)
  • Can solar water pumps redefine the future of farm irrigation? (Part - 2)
  • Tamil Nadu buys power at Rs 20/unit to tackle crisis
  • Power consumption up 3% at 57.22 billion units in October 1-15
  • World's longest under-sea electricity cable begins operations
  • Consumer Focus - Electricity Ombudsman Order 
  • ECC Voice - Success story

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Current News: Volume VI, Issue 9, September 2021

Fri, 01/10/2021 - 17:33

Highlights

  • Hydrogen as a fuel (Part-3)
  • Can solar water pumps redefine the future of farm irrigation? (Part - 1)
  • Older thermal power plants to make way for green energy
  • Unprecedented: 100 Gw power plants left with low coal stock
  • China energy crunch triggers shutdowns, pleas for more coal
  • Consumer Focus - Electricity Ombudsman Order 
  • ECC Voice - Success story

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Current News: Volume VI, Issue 8, August 2021

Thu, 30/09/2021 - 10:26

Highlights

  • Hydrogen as a fuel (Part-1)
  • Green Buildings - for a better environment and a brighter future          (Part -1)
  • Tangedco to inspect 75,000 disconnected LT connections
  • India’s peak power demand touched all time high of 200.57 GW on 7 July
  • Japan boosts renewable energy target for 2030 energy mix
  • Consumer Focus - Electricity Ombudsman Order 
  • ECC Voice - Success story

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Current News: Volume VI, Issue 7, July 2021

Thu, 02/09/2021 - 10:09

Highlights

  • Hydrogen as a fuel (Part-1)
  • Green Buildings - for a better environment and a brighter future          (Part -1)
  • Tangedco to inspect 75,000 disconnected LT connections
  • India’s peak power demand touched all time high of 200.57 GW on 7 July
  • Japan boosts renewable energy target for 2030 energy mix
  • Consumer Focus - Electricity Ombudsman Order 
  • ECC Voice - Success story

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Current News: Volume VI, Issue 5, May 2021

Tue, 01/06/2021 - 11:14

Highlights

  • Assessing TANGEDCO’s Compliance to Distribution Standards of Performance (DSOP): An Analysis of RTI Data for the Year 2016 (Part - 12)
  • Tangedco lets self-billing by low-tension consumers
  • India's power consumption up nearly 19% in first fortnight of May from last year
  • Dubai launches region’s ‘first industrial scale’ green hydrogen plant
  • Consumer Focus - Electricity Ombudsman Order 
  • ECC Voice - Success story

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Current News: Volume VI, Issue 4, April 2021

Sat, 01/05/2021 - 14:10

Highlights

  • Assessing TANGEDCO’s Compliance to Distribution Standards of Performance (DSOP): An Analysis of RTI Data for the Year 2016 (Part - 9)
  • Bifacial Solar Panels - An Emerging Technology (Part - 2)
  • Tamil Nadu to buy 12,000 buses including 2,000 electric
  • Solar now the Leading Source of Renewable Energy in India: MNRE 
  • South Africa plans 2.6GW renewables drive
  • Consumer Focus - Electricity Ombudsman Order 
  • ECC Voice - Success story

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Currently speaking- Episode 7- How to apply for name transfer for a service connection

Thu, 01/04/2021 - 09:09

In its electricity news edition 'Currently speaking', CAG brings the latest news updates to electricity consumers in Tamil Nadu. Episode 7 : This video explains the procedure for applying for name transfer for a service connection. It also explains to consumers that if TANGEDCO does not effect changes within the mentioned time period TANGEDCO is liable to compensate consumers.

Current News: Volume V, Issue 10, October 2020

Tue, 01/12/2020 - 15:43

Highlights:

  • Assessing TANGEDCO’s Compliance to Distribution Standards of Performance (DSOP): An Analysis of RTI Data for the Year 2016 (Part - 5)
  • Internet of Things (IoT) (Part - 5)
  • TNERC clarifies on tariff for consulting rooms
  • Uttar Pradesh’s Rs 4,800-crore solar project gets Central government’s nod 
  • Consumer Focus - Electricity Ombudsman Order 
  • Australia plans to fast track renewable export project
  • ECC Voice - Success story

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Current News Volume 1, Issue 2: December 2016

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 14:30

Current News is a monthly bilingual newsletter of CAG as part of the Electricity Consumer Cell (ECC) initiative.

Highlights:

  • Organisations Governing Tamil Nadu and Indian Electricity Sector
  • Cyclone and Power Supply Situation in Tamil Nadu
  • Consumers May Get Direct Subsidy On Electricity Soon
  • Consumer Focus - Consumer Grievance Redressal Forum Case (CGRF)
  • ECC Voice - Electricity Safety Measures (Tamil)
  • World News - CPC Resolve Complaints by Electricity ConsumersNationwide​

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