Landmark Order

In a landmark order, the Supreme Co­urt has dismissed Tata Power’s app­eal challenging the Maharashtra Electri­city Regulatory Commission’s (MERC) order to award a Rs 70 billion high voltage direct current (HVDC) transmission project to Adani […]


Revisiting RECs

Renewable energy certificates (RECs) are important market-based instruments, promoting the sale and gro­wth of renewable energy by helping obli­gated entities such as discoms, captive consumers and open access consumers in meeting their renewable purchase ob­li­gations […]


Easier Network Access

In a key development towards the introduction of general network access (GNA) for interstate transmission plan­ning, the Central Electricity Regula­tory Commission (CERC) has recently issued the draft Connectivity and GNA to the Inter-State Transmission System […]


Revisiting DSM

Taking cognisance of the changing dynamics of power system operatio­ns and the emerging electricity market realities, the Central Electricity Re­­gu­­latory Commission (CERC) proposes to revise the existing framework of the deviation settlement mechanism (DSM). To […]