The Missing Element in the Proposed Electricity Act Reforms

Saur Energy | Jun 30, 2020 at 12:05 PM
  • India is the third largest producer and consumer of electricity worldwide.
  • The key initiatives are the reforms towards cost reflective tariffs, shift towards a Direct Benefits Transfer (DBT) mechanism for transfer of subsidies to customers, more powers to the Distribution Franchisees and Distribution Sub-Licensees player which will be now recognized by the regulator and notification of a National Renewable Energy Policy.
  • This will play a big role in introducing competition and bring in technology & innovation in last mile electricity service to provide clean, affordable and reliable electricity to all citizens.