MESCOM to increase power tariff

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022

Mangaluru  : Consumers vehemently opposed Mangalore Electricity Supply Company’s plea to increase power tariff by an average of Rs 1.33 per unit and urged the Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) to direct the company to efficiently manage its finances. MESCOM Managing Director Prashanth Kumar Mishra said that the company’s finances have been affected by the […]

Power tariff to be hike by Rs 1.48 per unit at Mescom

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

Mangaluru : Managing Director of Mangalore Electricity Supply Company (Mescom) Limited Chikkananjappa on Monday exhorted for a hike of Rs 1.48 a unit of electricity supplied, to fill the projected revenue gap of Rs 700.45 crore for the next fiscal. In his presentation during the annual public hearing on tariff revision presided over by the […]

Consumers opposed Power tariff hike plan

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Mangaluru : The power consumers of Mescom have urged the Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) to reject the appeal filed by Mangalore Electricity Supply Company Ltd (Mescom) for a hike in the power tariff. At a public hearing on Monday, representatives from Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), farmers, Ice Plant and Cold Storage […]

Power tariff goes up 23 paise per unit

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

Bangalore : The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) on Monday allowed electricity supply companies (escoms) to hike tariff by an average of 23 paise per unit for year 2013-14. The escoms had earlier sought a hike of 70 paise. The KERC, however, gave the escoms a free hand to revise tariff once every quarter as […]