SAD condemns Punjab CM for appointing MLA Jalalpur’s son as Director, PSPCL

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, December 1 The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today condemned chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi for surpassing all records of nepotism including those set by his…

Cong MLA’s son appointed Director/Admin of PSPCL

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 30 The Government of Punjab has appointed Gagandeep Singh Jalalpur son of Congress MLA Madan Lal Jalapur as Director/Administration, Punjab State Power Corporation Limited…

PSPCL committed to provide uninterrupted and cheaper power to the people of Punjab: A.Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala November 24 In order to implement the commitment of Punjab Government in true spirit under the leadership of S.Charanjit Singh Channi Chief Minister of Punjab,…

Reduction in power rates notified

The Fact News Service The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 24 The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has notified the reduction in power rates. Click link below to read…

After Punjab SC Commission intervention, powercom JE gets promotion

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, November 4 Following the active intervention of the Punjab State Commission for Scheduled Castes, the Junior Engineer (JE) of Punjab State Power Corporation Limited has…

PSPCL to procure 500 MW solar power

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 30 Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has received bids from across the country after it floated two tenders to procure 500 MW solar…

Punjab Power Corporation floats 2 tenders for procurement of total of 500 MW Solar power: A. Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 29 On the directives of Punjab Chief Minister, Charanjit Singh Channi, the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) had floated two tenders for procurement…

District Gurdaspur gets 16159 applications for waiver of electricity bills

The Fact News Service Gurdaspur, October 26 As part of the Punjab Government’s initiative to waive the arrears of electricity bills up to 2 KW load, special camps are being…

Punjab Power Corporation clears outstanding arrears of Electricity bills worth Rs 77.37 crores of 96,911 domestic consumers so far

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 22 On the directives of Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) has cleared the outstanding arrears of electricity…

PSPCL supplied 9363 MW power on October 13: A. Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala, October 14 PSPCL CMD A. Venu Prasad disclosed that PSPCL has met maximum power demand of 9363 MW in the state on Oct.13th . CMD…

Retired Punjab power engineers blame private plants for crisis

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 14 Accusing the successive governments in Punjab of privatising the power generation sector, a forum of retired Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) engineers…

Coal crisis: PSPCL failed to follow central norms on maintaining fuel reserve

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 11 The Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) is itself to blame for the persisting coal crisis in power plants in the state as…

Amid power crisis, Punjab power engineers to resume agitation

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 11 Amid power crisis, PSEB Engineers Association has also served notice on PSPCL management regarding the resumption of agitation from October 22. The engineer’s…

PSPCL has procured 1800 MW power @ Rs.11.60 per unit for consumers : A. Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala, October 10 CMD PSPCL A.Venu Prasad said that PSPCL is facing an acute coal shortage in all of the coal-based plants situated across the State.…

Punjab CM asks PSPCL to go for cost effective cleaner & greener power to ensure healthy environment

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 8  In line with the commitment to provide quality power to the consumers across the State, the Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on…

PSPCL gets third position in 34th Senior National Tug off War championship

The Fact News Service Patiala, September 9 Punjab State Power Corporation Limited has bagged third position in the 34th Senior National Tug off War championship held from August 30 to…

Brahm Mohindra inaugurates new office of PSPCL in Patiala Subdivision

The Fact News Service Patiala, September 2 Punjab cabinet minister Brahm Mohindra on Wednesday inaugurated the new office of Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) Urban Estate Sub-Division, Patiala, set…

Fallacious condition excluding youth of Punjab from recruitment of assistant linemen: Meet Hayer

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 31 The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Punjab has taken stern notice of the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) implementing the wrong order to…

SBI PSPCL branch organised Independence day celebrations: Puneet Kaur

The Fact News Service Patiala,  August 14 State Bank of India ,PSPCL branch Patiala has organised Independence Day celebrations here today. The event was organised under the chairmanship of Sh.…

Validation of power deals is result of Congress’ collusion with private power companies: Meet Hayer

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, August 3 “Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh and Congress state president Navjot Singh Sidhu should immediately clarify their stand on PSPCL chairman, A Venu…

Shanan Power House creates history, breaks 90-year-old monthly generation record

The Fact News Service Patiala , August 1 CMD Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) A. Venu Prasad has disclosed that Shanan Power House Jogindar Nagar of Punjab State Power…

Captain’s letter to cancel power deals a ‘time pass’ drama: Harpal Singh Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 29 Regarding the letter written to PSPCL by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to review or cancel the power purchase agreements (PPAs), senior…

Captain asks PSPCL to cancel/revisit all one-sided PPAS signed by erstwhile SAD-BJP Govt

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 28 Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) to cancel or revisit all the one-sided PPAs with private…

Punjab CM asks power corporation to cancel/revisit all the one sided PPAs signed by erstwhile SAD-BJP govt

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 28 Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) to cancel or revisit all the one-sided PPAs with private…

PSPCL Director Distribution Er DPS Grewal meets industrialists of Ludhiana

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, July 15 On Thursday, Er DPS Grewal (Director Distribution PSPCL) visited the city of Ludhiana on the direction of CMD, A Venu Prasad to meet…

PSPCL relaxes usage restrictions for industries with immediate effect

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 12 With slight improvement in the power supply situation due to resumption of one of the damaged Talwandi Sabo thermal power generating units, the…

Talwandi Sabo plant to resume operation by month-end

The Fact News Service Bathinda, July 10 The power crisis in the state may take longer to be resolved as the Talwandi Sabo Power Plant (TSPL), which closed yesterday, may…

Punjab traders and farmers suffering from power shortage due to PSPCL’s mistake: Cheema

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 10 With formation of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Punjab, the deadly power agreements made by the Badals with the private power companies…

PSPCL issued instructions for maintaining effective power supply due to rising demand in state: A. Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala , July 9 Punjab state power corporation limited has issued instructions to field officers for maintaining effective power supply due to rising demand in agricultural,…

Another new 220 KV grid to be set up in Patiala soon: Preneet Kaur

The Fact News Service Patiala, July 8 In order to make a comprehensive improvement in Power Infrastructure of area adjoining to Rajindra Hospital, a 66 KV new grid substation launched…

Punjab’s power crisis deepens, industry told to shut operations till July 11

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 7 As Punjab’s power crisis deepened further today, restrictions were again imposed on the industry, asking it to draw bare minimal of the sanctioned…

PSPCL purchases 400 MW power at Rs 12.40 per unit from open market

The Fact News Service Patiala, July 8 Punjab is witnessing an all-time high power demand due to the ongoing paddy season amid a  delayed monsoon, said Punjab State Power Corporation…

Punjab power crisis worsens as two units at power plants develop snags

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 8 Punjab plunged deeper into a power crisis with two units of state-owned thermal power plants being shut down on Thursday because of a…

Punjab tells largescale industries to shut operations till July 10

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 6 As the power situation continues to remain grim in Punjab, largescale industries have been asked to shut down operations for another three days,…

Farmers hold protest outside PSPCL office in Patiala

The Fact News Service Patiala, July 6 Farmers associated with Bhartiya Kisan Union (Krantikari) on Monday started a protest outside the head office of Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL)…

PSPCL issued penalty notice to Talwandi Sabo Thermal Power Plant: A.Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala, July 4 There was a sudden disruption in power supply on 30th June and 1st July in the state due to sudden failure of the…

Power crisis worsens in Punjab as 2nd unit of Talwandi Sabo thermal plant develops snag

The Fact News Service Bathinda, July 4 Punjab’s power crisis worsened further on Sunday as the second unit of the Talwandi Sabo power plant developed a snag, causing a shortage…

PSPCL committed to provide uninterrupted power supply to residents 

The Fact News Service SAS Nagar, July 3 Admitting that the power supply faults and unscheduled power cuts imposed in past few days were due to technical constraints and generation…

Damaged cables being replaced with higher size cables to ensure uninterrupted power supply, claims PSPCL

The Fact News Service SAS Nagar, July 3 Admitting that the power supply faults and unscheduled power cuts imposed in past few days were due to technical constraints and generation…

Sidhu’s unpaid bills: Will investigate the issue, says Amritsar Power

The Fact News Service Amritsar, July 3 A day after reports emerged that disgruntled Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu owes over Rs 8 lakh as pending bills to the state…

Switch off ACs, PSPCL appeals to Punjab govt offices to use power judiciously

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, July 1 Punjab state power corporation limited (PSPCL) has issued an appeal to the Government/Public Sector Offices in Punjab, to use power judiciously and switch…

PSPCL achieves record power supply of 3029 lakh units: A.Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala, June 26 Punjab state power corporation limited has successfully catered to the historical record of power supply of 3019 lakh units and also touched maximum…

PSPCL inquiry leads to action against 3 employees of Anti Power Theft Police station

The Fact News Service Jalandhar June 26 The aggressive campaign launched by Punjab State Power Corporation Limited against the menace of theft of electricity in PUNJAB on the directions of…

Punjab CM asks PSPCL to ensure 8 hrs supply to farmers, purchase power if needed

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 25 Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday directed PSPCL to ensure 8-hours of uninterrupted power supply to farmers, and purchase deficient power…

Er. Grewal dedicates expansion of Electricity Call Centre for customer care facilities

The Fact News Service Ludhiana, June 23 Er. DPS Grewal Director Distribution, dedicated the expansion of Electricity Call Centre at Janta Nagar, Ludhiana to the consumers of Punjab and informed…

PSPCL officers and employees redressed 1.8 Lac power complaints in record 3 days : A Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala, June 17 A series of heavy storms hit different parts of Punjab on 10th June, 11th June and 13th June caused huge damage to the…

PSPCL provide power supply to agriculture tubewell consumers for paddy season : A. Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala, June 9 On the directions of Capt. Amarinder Singh chief minister Punjab, Punjab State Power Corporation Limited is committed to provide daily 8 hours uninterrupted…

Punjab : Electricity tariff slashed for domestic consumers

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 28 The Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission has issued the Tariff orders containing tariff/charges for FY 2021-22 vide its Orders dated 28.05.2021. In the…

Punjab to demand more oxygen tankers from Centre: Chief Secretary

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 15 In order to bridge the gap between the rising demand and supply of the medical oxygen in the state, the Punjab Government would…

Digital payment of electricity bills in Punjab, can also be paid through PSPCL’s website

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, May 13 Important news has come out for the people who pay their electricity bills in Punjab. The government is going to implement the related…

Harsharan Kaur Trehan is first woman Engineer-In-Chief of PSPCL

The Fact News Service Patiala May 7 Punjab State Power Corporation limited has set another inspirational precedent by promoting Harsharan Kaur Trehan as Engineer-In-Chief /Material Management recently. She becomes the…

PSPCL officers/officials must take Covid vaccination for safety of themselves and for their families: R.P.Pandove

The Fact News Service Patiala, April 10 PSPCL officers/officials must take Covid 19 vaccination for the safety of themselves and for their families, this was stated by R.P.Pandove director administration…

Punjab Govt. released Rs.10,106 crores subsidy for FY 2020-21: CMD A.Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala April 7 In order to help all the farmers, weaker sections of the society and promote industry in the state Punjab government has released Rs.10106…

Govt. released Rs.10,106 cr subsidy for FY 2020-21: CMD A.Venu Prasad

The Fact News Service Patiala April 7 In order to help all the farmers, weaker sections of the society and promote industry in the state Punjab government has released Rs.10106…

Punjab State Power Corporation Limited appeals to farmers

The Fact News Service Jalandhar April 3 Punjab State Power Corporation Limited has made an appeal to the farmers to cut one marla of wheat around the transformer beforehand. The…

PSPCL issues helpline number for power related issues

The Fact News Service Jalandhar, April 3 Punjab State Power Corporation has issued some helpline numbers to the people. By contacting these numbers, people can lodge complaints like sparking from…

PSPCL made power arrangements for coming paddy season

The Fact News Service Patiala, March 31 CMD PSPCL  A.Venu Prasad disclosed that PSPCL has made level best elaborate power arrangements for coming paddy season and in order to achieve…

Director Distribution PSPCL pays surprise visit to Suvidha Kendra, Batala

The Fact News Service Gurdaspur, March 26 DPS Grewal, Director Distribution PSPCL paid a surprise visit to the new Suvidha Kendra at Batala and inspected the facilities being provided to…

Power Corporation carries out power theft drive, imposes fine of Rs 55.88 lakhs in Mohali

The Fact News Service Mohali, March 22 Recovered Rs. 103.26 lacs from defaulter consumers during last week s defaulting drive. Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) Superintending Engineer, distribution Mohali…

Power Distribution director Grewal directs officials to gear up for coming paddy season

The Fact News Service Jalandhar March 16 Distribution officers should put in their level best efforts and focus on result-oriented arrangements for reliable and uninterrupted power supply to the consumers…