Court notice to Delhi power regulator over tariff
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday issued notice to power regulator Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission (DERC) on a plea filed by Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (TPDDL) challenging its regulation for fixing tariff for power consumption in the city.
A division bench of Acting Chief Justice A.K. Sikri and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw sought the reply from DERC by July 30 while issuing notice.
TPDDL, a joint venture between Tata Power company and the government of Delhi, has challenged the DERC's regulation for fixing the power tariff in the national capital for the year 2012 to 2015.
The impugned regulation of DERC lay down the principles and methodology for determination of tariff of distribution licenses for wheeling and retailing supply of electricity for the period from 2012 to 2015.
In its petition TDPL said: "Provisions in the impugned regulations being unfair and contrary to the principles of determinations of tariff provided under the electricity act, 2003 read with the national tariff policy, 2006 being ultra vires the parent statute and arbitrary and unreasonable and having the nexus with the object and purpose of the parent statute."
Seeking quashing of the impugned provisions of the DERC regulation, the petitioner said: "In November 2011, the tariff policy were introduced without any commercial or legal rational and were unfair and unreasonable."
"Despite having objections to the impugned regulation on the ground that the impugned regulations are ultra vires, arbitrary and unfair, the petitioner has been constrained to file its tariff application," TDPL said.
Read More: Delhi High Court | High Court | Allahabad High Court | Balipur Tata | Gujrat High Court | Dhuvaran Power Station | Utran Power House | High Court Bulding Po | High Court Building | New High Court | High Court Bilaspur | High Court So | Bellary Termal Power Station | Hampi Power House | Tt. Thermal Power Plant | Kadamparai Power House | Avilanchi Power House | Ernakulam High Court | Patna High Court | Raji | Tata College Chaibasa
PAIN OF LOVE IS VERY SWEET, SAYS RANBIR KAPOOR
May 21, 2013 at 12:54 PM
Veena Promotes Zindagi 50-50 by distributing condoms in a red light area
May 21, 2013 at 12:48 PM
BALIKA VADHU___S ANANDI TO BRING TRUCE BETWEEN MAHI AND SANCHI
May 21, 2013 at 12:44 PM