Power distribution utilities: Challenges remain

Going forward, there is a need to reform tariffs and the tariff-setting mechanism


Alok Kumar
A healthy and viable electricity distribution sector is vital for India’s economic growth and for achieving the Prime Minister’s vision of Viksit Bharat. The sector must ensure cost-effective and reliable
Disclaimer: These are personal views of the writer. They do not necessarily reflect the opinion of or the Business Standard newspaper

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First Published: May 31 2023 | 8:50 PM IST

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