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Peak Power Demand In June May Not Touch Projected 229GW Mark

Industry experts said that the unseasonal rains have affected the demand and brought down temperatures during summer, resulting in fewer use of cooling appliances like air conditioners which guzzle power

18 June 2023

Shortfall In Meeting 2022 Wind Energy Target Due To Supply Chain Disruptions

Shortfall In Meeting 2022 Wind Energy Target Due To Supply Chain Disruptions, Pandemic, Says Minister

The government had set a target of having 175 GW of renewable energy capacity including 100 GW solar, 60 GW wind energy, 10 GW of bio-power and 5 GW from small hydro power projects by 2022

13 December 2022

Power deficit or gap between electricity required and supplied has fallen from two per cent in April this year to 0.1 per cent

India’s Power Deficit Drops Marginally Between April-October: Power Minister

The data showed that the deficit was 2,752 million units (units) in April this year which came down to 124 MU in October 2022

08 December 2022


Govt Takes Various Measures To Fast Track Commissioning Of Pumped Storage Projects

The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) has accorded approval to the Upper Sileru Pumped Storage Project of 1,350 MW being developed at Sileru, Alluri Sitharama Raju district of Andhra Pradesh by APGENCO in a record time of...

09 June 2023

Power Secretary, Alok Kumar

Govt Will Take All Possible Measures To Meet 230 GW Peak Demand In April '23: Power Secretary

Power Minister R K Singh presided over a meeting to review the preparation to meet the high electricity demand expected in April next year

11 December 2022

India’s big renewable energy push.(File photo-Representational image)

7 Years Since India’s Renewable Energy Push, Where Does The Country Stand?

India’s big renewable energy push will require a million acres and over US$ 240 billion by 2030

21 September 2022

The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) estimates regarding on-river pumped storage potential is 103 GW in India

Power Ministry Proposes Tax Sops, Green Clearances For Pumped Storage Hydro Projects

The ministry also released draft guidelines on pumped storage projects (PSPs) to seek comments from states and state-run companies as well as private firms within a fortnight till March 2, 2023

19 February 2023


India May Need Up To 28 Watt Of Additional Coal-Based Power Generation Capacity By 2032: CEA

The CEA has put up the 'Draft National Electricity Plan (Vol-I Generation)' for feedback of stakeholders on September 8, 2022

12 September 2022

24 April 2022
Coal Stocks At Non-Pithead Thermal Plants Low At 26% Of Normative Level

Coal Stocks At Non-Pithead Thermal Plants Low At 26% Of Normative Level

Non-pithead thermal power plants are situated at a distance from coal mines and stocks at these plants assume significance.


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