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Regulator bashing appears to be everyone's favourite pass time these days. A power cut and one hears about - for the next few weeks, at least - the "bad job" being done by the electricity regulator. Any increase in telephone tariffs, and everybody is out to run down the telecom regulator. There is no denying that it is necessary to keep the...

The symbiotic link between reforms in the power and coal sectors needs greater attention. The policy framework in the coal sector has a direct bearing on the performance of the power sector. Sixty per cent(62,631 MW) of power generating capacity is coal based and the coal industry is virtually operated by a monopoly. Of the total domestic coal...