Electricity Bills
West Bengal  /  Published 01.11.22

Rs 250cr waiver of power dues for hills

Waiver to cover nearly 1.4 lakh connections...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

News  /  Published 29.07.22

Higher fuel costs may prompt power tariff hike: CESC

Power utility companies are also battling with the coal crisis...
By My Kolkata & PTI

Business  /  Published 14.02.22

No increase in CESC electricity bill

The average tariff worked out by the WBERC, however, is significantly lower than the rates proposed by the Kolkata-based company...
By Pinak Ghosh, Sambit Saha in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.01.22

Morcha for waiver on power dues

Sources said the total dues had touched the Rs 90 crore mark, of which Rs 35 crore had been accrued by commercial establishments...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 10.12.21

Solar power ends school steep bill darkness

The plant can now give the institution surplus power, with authorities considering a supply line to the WBSEDCL as part of its social responsibility...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 05.08.21

Bengal: Changes in power bills?

If implemented, utilities will need huge manpower upgrade, but experts question govt authority over statutory entity ...
By Arnab Ganguly in Calcutta

India  /  Published 15.02.21

Farmer commits suicide over inflated bill

Ramji Lal was slapped by officials when he said he did not have the money to pay it...
By PTI in Aligarh

India  /  Published 13.02.21

Farmer: bill that led to death

Family members claim it was an inflated one while the state-run power company says victim had never been billed since he had taken a borewell connection in 2010...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Calcutta  /  Published 21.07.20

Why CESC consumers are fuming

Why power consumers are fuming...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 15.05.20

Villagers receive bill for life in the dark

The residents grapple with several problems despite assurances before elections...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar


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