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News related to Kerala State Electricity Board(KSEB) and Kerala Power sector.

Kerala set for drought, crop collapse, power shortage

Kerala set for drought, crop collapse, power shortage Kerala, the entry point of southwest monsoon on the sub-continent, is set to witness a severe drought – perhaps the worst in 25 years – in the coming months thanks to the totally unexpected deficit in rainfall during the southwest and northeast monsoons.

 Such a drought is almost certain to hit every sector of agricultural production which could witness a 40-per cent drop and experts fear that the crop collapse could cause a loss of up to Rs 1,000 crore to the State. The situation in the power sector could be worse and its indications are already available from the reservoirs of the hydro-electric projects.


KSEB draws up plan to tap solar energy

KSEB draws up plan to tap solar energyThe Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is charting out an action plan for extensively exploiting the solar energy potential to tackle the power crisis gripping the State. Official sources said that...

KSEB plea to reduce power consumption

KSEB plea to reduce power consumptionThe Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has appealed to power consumers to cooperate with it in reducing the use of electricity.The KSEB, in a press release on Thursday, drew the attention of the co...

Kerala at risk of losing coal field allotment in Odisha

Kerala at risk of losing coal field allotment in OdishaThe Inter Ministerial Group at the Centre, looking into issues relating to coal field allocations, has served a notice on Kerala to show the reason why the allocation of a coal field in Odisha, given ...

More power restrictions in Kerala

More power restrictions in KeralaKerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission directed the KSEB to ban the use of electricity for lighting up advertisement hoardings, external illumination of buildings and sales promotion purposes....

It’s either curbs or tariff hike: KSEB

It’s either curbs or tariff hike: KSEBThe Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) drew a grim picture of its financial condition at a hearing called by the Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC)  to gather the views of ...

kVAh Metering Some Thoughts

kVAh Metering Some ThoughtsIn the conventional method of electricity metering, the active energy (kWh) is measured. And the tariff is fixed by most of the utilities (duly authorized by the regulatory authority) for active energ...

KSEB revives Pathrakadavu project

KSEB revives Pathrakadavu projectThe Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has revived the idea of setting up a 70-MW run off the river hydroelectric project at Pathrakadavu,  five years after it was abandoned in 2007 following ...

Energy goes with induction cooking

Energy goes with induction cookingContrary to notions, the induction cookers can play a villain in the energy consumption of houses and state as a whole, if they are of inferior quality. And to make things worse, the lack of proper qu...

Financial burden shocks KSEB, top brass clueless

Financial burden shocks KSEB, top brass cluelessTop brass of Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) remains clueless even as the board inches towards a financial abyss with banks refusing to extend any more short-term loan to bail the board out. Wit...

Korean firm to set up 330-MW solar projects

Korean firm to set up 330-MW solar projects The State Cabinet on 27-09-2012 gave the green signal for setting up solar projects in various parts of the State with a combined generation capacity of 330 MW. Addressing a press conference soon afte...
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