Domestic electricity generation declines despite rising consumption in state

Seethathodu (Pathanamthitta): With mercury soaring in the state, power consumption ..

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KSEB shocker: Electricity rates may be hiked by 10 per cent

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Regulatory Commission has published the tariff policy on Wednesday for determining electricity ..

Electric Meter

KSEB to install prepaid smart meters in state; cost estimated at Rs 9216 cr

Kochi: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has decided to install prepaid smart meters for all consumers across the state. ..


Rural areas top online payment of electricity bills in Kerala

Seethathodu: Data shows customers from rural regions of Kerala opting for KSEB’s online mode of electricity bill payments are ..

Peringalkuthu Dam

128 hydropower projects remain incomplete; KSEB faces loss of Rs 30,000 cr

Kannur: Many small hydropower projects started years ago have come to a standstill and this is likely to worsen power shortages in ..

Idukki dam

KSEB urges to reduce water released from Idukki dam citing loss of Rs 10 cr per day

Mankulam: As the water level in Idukki dam increased following the rainfall on Wednesday night, the expert committee appointed by the ..

Idukki dam

KSEB receives excess water to generate Rs 162 cr of power

Thiruvananthapuram: Even though the dams released excess water, the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has received water for generating ..


KSEB chairman calls for revival measures to face power crisis

Thiruvananthapuram: Amid reports of looming power crisis in India, the Chairman of Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has come up ..

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Electricity Board to shift to electric vehicles

KSEB plans to adopt electric vehicles to reduce the use of fossil fuels and carbon emissions. The board has decided to take 1200 electric ..

electric auto union issues in kerala

E-auto rickshaws can now be charged from KSEB electric poles

In order to promote use of electric vehicles, Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has come up with a new plan. Reports have emerged ..

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Coal shortage; Kerala may face electricity crisis

Thiruvananthapuram: Use your electricity wisely in the coming days as Kerala may be face shortage due to unavailability to purchase ..


KSEB urges consumers to reduce power consumption during night

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Electricity Board has appealed to the consumers to reduce their electricity consumption during the night ..

Electric Vehicles

KSEB stops free charging service for e-vehicles; to collect Rs 15 per unit

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has stopped the free facility to charge electric vehicles at the the ..

Electric Meter

Installation of smart meters likely to be first step to privatize power sector

Kochi: The central government's instruction to install smart meters is the first step to privatization the power distribution ..


No more meter readings: KSEB to introduce costly prepaid meters

Thiruvananthapuram: KSEB may soon initiate efforts to convert the existing electricity meters to prepaid systems as the Union Government ..

KSEB bill payment

Consumers prefer online modes for KSEB bill payments

Pathanamthitta: The number of people who opted for Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) online bill payments hit an all-time high ..


KSEB declines Centre's proposal for privatisation; power charges likely to go up

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board has decided to borrow an additional loan from the centre without privatising ..


Kerala should take over liability of KSEB’s debt to borrow additional fund, centre issues directions

Thiruvananthapuram: The central government has demanded the Kerala government to take over the liability of Kerala State Electricity ..

KSEB bill payment

Electricity bills above Rs 1000 can be paid by online only

Kochi: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) meeting decided to strictly implement online bill payment system for all bills above ..

Ramesh Chennithala

KSEB signed short term contract with Adani: Chennithala

Idukki: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala has come out with more evidence against KSEB over the contract with Adani Enterprises ..

N.S. Pillai

KSEB has no contract with Adani, says chairman N S Pillai

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government has not inked any deal with the Adani Group and the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) ..


No contract with Adani; Chennithala spreading lies, alleges MM Mani

Idukki: Minister for Electricity M M Mani said that neither KSEB nor the government had entered into any contract with Adani Group ..

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Govt signed contract with Adani for high-priced power, Chennithala alleges huge corruption

Haripad: Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala on Friday raised fresh allegations against the state government that the latter signed ..


KSEB opts out of govt’s accident insurance scheme

Kochi: The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has opted out from the government’s accident insurance policy. The board has ..


KSEB launches one-time settlement scheme for bill arrears

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board has launched one-time settlement scheme to clear arrears of electricity bill ..

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Man attempts suicide to protest against KSEB; dies in TVM medical college

Thiruvananthapuram: A youth who attempted suicide disappointed over power disconnection breathed his last at a hospital here on Wednesday ..


Number of PSC appointments coming down as KSEB delays implementing special rules

Kochi: KSEB has not implemented special rules even though it has been 7 years since it has been made to a company. The draft rules ..


Now, get bill details, other KSEB services on mobile app

Kotttayam: A mobile app will provide details of KSEB services including the bill. KM Eldho, sub engineer at Muvattupuzha electrical ..


KSEB to initiate doorstep services

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) is planning to provide doorstep services for consumers. KSEB services will ..

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Explosion at Moolamattom power station; KSEB imposes power restriction at various places in Kerala

Idukki: An explosion occurred in a generator at Moolamattom power station on Friday. No casuality was reported in the incident which ..


KSEB's new power projects in Kochi get rapid completion

Kochi: Kerala's prestigious project in energy sector has been completed in a short period. The first 220 KV Remote Control Gas ..


Pinarayi Vijayan inaugurates 'Filament free Kerala' initiative to widen use of LED bulbs

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday inaugurated the filament-less initiative in Kerala. LED bulbs will ..


KSEB, Water Authority to resume disconnecting supply over non-payment of arrears

Thiruvananthapuram: Disconnection of electricity and drinking water supply will be resumed in the state if the arrear bills are not ..


KSEB dismisses rumours on power tariff hike

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board has dismissed reports on power tariff hike. Electricity Regulatory Commission ..

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KSEB drills newly constructed road in Kochi; causes outrage among locals

Kochi: The locals have launched protests against the move of the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) to drill a newly constructed ..

Electric auto rickshaw

Electric auto rickshaw drivers face unofficial ban in Kozhikode city

Electric auto-rickshaw drivers are struggling to run within the corporation limits of Kozhikode district. There are 167 e-auto-rickshaws ..


Now, submit only 2 documents to get power connection; KSEB eases norms

Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Electricity Board has decided to ease the procedures related to power connection. Applicants have ..


COVID crisis: KSEB bill arrears touches Rs 2,212 cr

Thrissur: During the COVID-19 crisis, KSEB arrears in electricity bill registered an increase of Rs 837 cr. It is learned that the ..


Kerala set for another solar power contract; decides to buy 200 megawatts per day

Kochi: Kerala is set to sign a contract with the National Hydro Power Corporation (NHPC). The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) ..


Online bill payment: KSEB gives Rs 6.05 cr as incentive to consumers

Pathanamthitta: The KSEB is shocked over the huge number of online bill payments during the COVID season. Encouraging consumers for ..

K V Raju

Farmer who complained about broken power line 3 months ago electrocuted from same line

Vaikom: In a tragic incident, a dairy farmer had who complained of a broken power line 3 months ago, was electrocuted to death from ..


Delay in bill payment: KSEB faces arrears of Rs 800 cr

Thiruvananthapuram: As the COVID-19 outbreak shattered the income of many families, people are not paying the electricity bill on time ..


Privatisation of power sector: 10 lakh govt staff to be moved to private sector

Kochi: When the power distribution sector in the country is privatised, about 10 lakh government employees will come under the private ..

Idukki dam

Water level in Idukki dam on the rise; shutters need not be opened, says KSEB

Idukki: The water level in Idukki dam rose to 80 percent of its maximum storage capacity. The water level rose by 6 feet within 10 ..

KSEB not to cut off connections over non payment of bill, to levy penalty instead

KSEB not to cut off connections over non payment of bill; to levy penalty instead

Thrissur: Upto 18 percent penalty will be levied from consumers who leave arrears in electricity bill during the pandemic times. However, ..