Saturday, Oct 01, 2022

Power Plants

Power Ministry Asks States To Formulate Plans For Biomass Co-Firing In Power Plants

Ministry of Power issued a revised policy in October last year for the use of agro residue-based biomass and mandated the use of five to seven per cent of biomass co-fired along with the coal for all thermal power plants

24 July 2022

Union Home Minister Amit Shah

Home Minister Amit Shah Holds Meeting To Take Stock Of Power Situation Amid Outages

As per national grid operation Power System Operation Corporation data (POSOCO), power consumption in the country grew 13.6 per cent year-on-year to 132.98 billion units (BU) in April, showing the impact of the early onset...

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal called for emergency steps to handle the power supply situation

Quick, Concrete Steps Needed To Tackle Power Problem Facing India: Kejriwal

Amid a deepening coal shortage crisis, the Delhi government on Thursday warned that there may be problem in providing uninterrupted electricity supply to important establishments in the capital including Metro trains and...

Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif Orders Reopening Of Closed Power Plants To Tackle Country’s Electricity Crisis

Pakistan has plunged into a crippling electricity crisis that is mostly attributed to mismanagement, inefficiencies, power theft and politically-motivated appointments in the power utilities

04 July 2022

Coal India's Priority Is To Ensure Power Plants Are Well-Stocked With Coal: Chairman

The company's supplies to the power sector during FY22 soared to an all-time high of 540.4 MT with a whopping 95.4 MT volume surge compared to FY21.

Coal Supply To Power Plants Rises 25% In FY22

Coal supply to electricity generating plants increased by 24.5 per cent to 677.67 million tonnes in FY22 compared to that of the preceding fiscal, the government data said.

15 April 2022

Coal Stock At Over 52 MT; Enough For About 24 Days' Requirement Of Power Plants

The Domestic Coal Based (DCB) power plants have generated a record-high power of 3.3 BU per day in June 2022 (till 16th)

19 June 2022