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Old electric posts replaced with brittle ones pose threat to public

Kochi: Complaints arose that the new concrete posts which replaced the electric posts ..

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Kerala not requires prepaid electric meters, KSEB informs Centre
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Rooftop solar project to be implemented in 42,250 houses by February
KSEB collects Rs 100 cr as penalty within 5 years

KSEB to take Rs 230 cr loan to meet financial crisis

Thrissur: The Kerala State Electricity Board has decided to take a loan of Rs 230 crore from Rural Electrification Corporation Ltd ..

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KSEB land deal: Revenue minister has no right to order Inquiry, says M.M. Mani

Thiruvananthapuram: State Minister for Electricity M. M. Mani said that Revenue Minister does not have the right to order an inquiry ..

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KSEB land leased to Coop Bank to prevent private persons from making profit: MM Mani

Thodupuzha (Idukki): Minister M. M. Mani said that there is no irregularity over leasing the land of KSEB in Ponmudi to Rajakkad Service ..

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KSEB’s land leased to bank headed by MM Mani’s son-in-law; Controversy erupts

Thiruvananthapuram: An allegation arose that a 21-acre land in possession of the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) was given for ..


KSEB likely to regulate electricity supply

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) interrupted electricity supply in some places on Saturday night as there ..


File application, get KSEB connection within hours

Pathanamthitta: Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is all set to provide electricity connection within hours of filing an application ..


Huge corruption in KIIFB, needs CBI probe: Chennithala

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala stated that a corruption worth crores of rupees have taken place in the Kerala ..


Now, KSEB to provide internet also; Free connection for BPL families

Pathanamthitta: In addition to power connection, the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) will also offer internet connection from ..

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Python climbs electric pole, gets electrocuted after coiling on power line

Kochi: A python that climbed on an electric pole at Sebastian Road near Kaloor-Kadavanthra road here was electrocuted. A family residing ..


Delay in handing over fund collected through salary challenge; KSEB employees to face tax issue

Kochi: As the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) delayed in handing over the money collected from its staff for rebuilding Kerala ..

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KSEB hands over funds raised through salary challenge to CMDRF

Thiruvananthapuram: Minister for Electricity, M. M. Mani on Tuesday said there was no substance in the controversy that Kerala State ..


KSEB to provide free single point connections to houses damaged in floods

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) will provide free single point connections to people whose houses were flooded ..


Load shedding likely to start from Aug 16 in case of insufficient rainfall

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has informed that load shedding will be implemented from August 16 in ..

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60,000 houses to get Rooftop solar plants in first phase

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board has approved the rooftop solar power plant project. In the first phase, solar ..


KSEB among 4 companies shortlisted for Udupi-Kerala 400 KV electric line tender

Kannur: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is among the four companies which submitted tender for the construction of Udupi-Kerala ..


Sharp increase in electricity charges in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Electricity charges in Kerala have been increased sharply. The power tariff has been increased by 6.8 percent. ..

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Revised electricity charges to be announced within 2 days

Thiruvananthapuram: Revised electricity charges will be announced on Monday or Tuesday. The Regulatory Commission has decided to increase ..


IMD forecasts heavy rain in Kerala, No power restriction till July 15

Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Meteorological Department has forecast heavy rain to lash Kerala in the coming days. Observing this, ..


Power crisis: Kerala to suffer load shedding soon

Kochi: If no rainfall occurs within 2-3 days, load shedding is likely to be implemented in the state. The KSEB (Kerala State Electricity ..

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KSEB offices to implement biometric attendance system

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) took a step forward to implement the biometric attendance system in all offices ..


KSEB generously helping land mafia in Munnar

Thodupuzha: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is generously helping the land mafia in Munnar. The KSEB has ordered to give ..


Shanthivanam: Tower line set up without cutting trees in first phase

Varappuzha: The first phase of installing KSEB 110 KV tower line in Shanthivanam forest has been complete. No new trees were chopped ..


KSEB team to restore power supply in cyclone-hit Odisha

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has sent a team of staff to Odisha to restore the power lines which was ..


No more power failure: KSEB to introduce new system by 2021

Palakkad: The Kerala State Electricity Board will implement a new system to completely avoid power failure. With this, power supply ..


Amicus curiae report a shock for KSEB, electricity minister?

Thiruvananthapuram: While the KSEB and Minister for electricity M M Mani refused to comment on the amicus curiae report seeking judicial ..

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Prepared for summer; no load shedding, ensures KSEB

Thrissur: Kerala State Electricity Board has said that it is well prepared to meet the energy requirements in summer season and to ..


Load shedding may be imposed in Kerala

Thrissur: In the wake of rising electricity consumption, it is hinted that load shedding will be imposed in the state. The new decision ..


Customer is the King, says KSEB to staff

Kottayam: In a customer friendly move, the Kerala State Electricity Board has reminded the employees that customer is the King and ..


KSEB decision to levy surcharge a blow to people after flood havoc

Kochi: KSEB's decision to levy surcharge on electricity bill has turned out to be a heavy blow for people who are already affected ..

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KSEB mulls new powerhouse project worth Rs 20k cr for Idukki

Thiruvananthapuram: The State Electricity Board is mulling a new powerhouse project for Idukki. The final decision will be announced ..

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KSEB moves to set up new power plant in Idukki

Thiruvananthapuram: The authority has begun discussions regarding construction of a new hydroelectric power plant in Idukki dam to ..


Flood: KSEB extends bill payments up to Jan 2019

Thiruvananthapuram: In the wake of widespread damages caused in the deluge, the chief engineer of KSEB has announced an extension for ..


Kerala sells power to Bihar, clears debts with Haryana

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is having a great time with the incessant rains filling the dams with ..


KSEB estimates a loss of Rs 25 crore this monsoon

Thiruvananthapuram: State electricity board’s 25000 electric poles, 3000 km cables have been destroyed and over 250 transformers ..


Good rainfall: KSEB to sell surplus power

Kochi: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is all set to sell more power following the higher production in monsoon. The KSEB ..


Kerala-NTPC MoU for increasing solar power generation

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board has signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Thermal Power Corporation ..


Power consumption rising; Govt taking efforts to avoid power cuts

Kottayam: The daily power consumption of the state is increasing day by day. The highest power consumption of the year was recorded ..


KSEB axes 799 posts of meter readers

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has issued an order to slash posts of 799 meter readers. With this order, ..

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Smart electricity meter to be set up in urban areas

Palakkad: Soon, electricity consumers in urban areas in Kerala will be able to recharge their power meter like recharging a mobile ..


Kerala has surplus power, says KSEB

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala is now a power surplus state, but is facing difficulty to sell it to other states due to the existing energy ..

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Finally, they harvested 100 kg potatoes, defeating parthenium

Marayur: Amidst their busy work schedule, the electricity board employees finds time to cultivate vegetables. The staff of Marayur ..

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KSEB seeks permission to charge 14 paise extra per unit

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has sought permission to charge 14 paise extra per unit of electricity ..


KSEB told to scrap Compassionate Employment Scheme

Thiruvananthapuram: A report submitted before the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has recommended scrapping of its Compassionate ..


Water level low in reservoirs despite heavy rainfall

Thiruvananthapuram: Heavy rainfall failed to fill up the major reservoirs, triggering a severe power crisis in the state. At present, ..