Ease of Doing Business

  • 190 Economies around the world are ranked by the World Bank on ten parameters wherein, ‘Getting Electricity’ is also one of the parameters.
  • There are four parameters considered in evaluating ‘Getting Electricity’ for an electricity connection which impact a 140KW / 150 KVA connection on 415V supply are as follows:
    • Time taken to get electricity connection.
    • Cost required for getting a new connection.
    • Procedures required to be completed for getting new connection.
    • Reliability of electricity supply.
  • The concerted efforts of Ministry of Power, Central Electricity Authority, Government of Maharashtra and the DISCOMS – TATA Power-DDL and BEST, have contributed in raising India’s rank in ‘Getting Electricity’ from 137th rank in 2015 to 24th rank in 2018.
  • Many reforms have been undertaken in Delhi, which has contributed to the improvements in rankings:

CENTRAL ELECTRICITY AUTHORITY:

DELHI ELECTRICITY REGULATORY COMMISSION:

Note: * where connection is feasible from existing distribution system, and no RoW/Road cutting permission is required.

DELHI GOVERNMENT:

  • Online approval mechanism for Right of Way (RoW) from PWD

TATA POWER DELHI DISTRIBUTION LIMITED:

  • Online facility provided to the consumer for registration of new electricity connection and submission of Documents. Please Click Here.
  • New Connection Demand Note payment through online channels. Please Click Here.
  • Procedure for obtaining a New Connection have been reduced to 3:
    • Online submission of application to utility & site inspection conducted.
    • Load sanction & demand note generation
    • Utility conducts external inspection and meter installation
  • Implementation of Outage Management System, and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition system (SCADA) for improved reliability.
  • Launch of Mobile Application with real-time status tracking against Notifications. Please  Click Here.