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Maharashtra distributor’s ‘subsidized’ power tariff already on par with BEST’s

Power consumers in the island city-from Colaba / Cuffe Parade to Mahim / Sion-already receive electricity at a 20% lower price than the rest of Maharashtra. In fact, after the state government announcement on power subsidy for MSEDCL consumers on … Continue reading

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Allegations cloud BEST’s solar power plan

The state’s plan to provide solar energy in addition to the regular power supply in the island city in 2013-14 has yet to take off, but allegations of corruption are already starting to creep in. The BrihanMumbai Electricity Supply and … Continue reading

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Soon, BEST to power its bus depots with solar energy

MUMBAI: Taking a leap towards conservation of energy, the BEST has decided to experiment with the use of solar power to provide electricity to its 25 bus depots across the city. BEST incurs a huge power bill, which runs into lakhs of … Continue reading

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