Jun 19, 2020 02:50 PM IST
Power generation fell 14.5 percent in the first 15 days of June, a Reuters analysis of daily load despatch data from federal grid operator POSOCO showed, compared with a 14.3 percent fall in May.
- Jun 12, 2020 04:49 PM IST
In the second week of June, the power demand has improved due to intensifying heat wave from June 8 when peak power demand touched 153.13 gigawatts (GW) and further shot up to 163.30 GW on Thursday, as per data from the power ministry.
- Jun 11, 2020 01:02 PM IST
In the mad rush to ‘go digital’, the needs of millions of India’s poor and rural students are overlooked. They are being deprived of their fundamental right to education
- Jun 02, 2020 04:26 PM IST
The average price discovered on day one was Rs 1.55 per unit, the auctions saw the price go as low as Rs 0.10 per unit on the platform, IEX said in a statement.
- Jun 01, 2020 02:35 PM IST
Overall electricity generation fell 14.3% in May, an analysis of provisional government data showed, compared with a decline of 24% in April.
- May 27, 2020 01:00 PM IST
Private power utility, CESC Ltd, which supplies power to most parts of the metropolis claimed that 95 per cent of 33 lakh consumers have been reconnected to power.
- May 22, 2020 09:56 AM IST
Lakhs of people were rendered homeless as cyclone Amphan cut a path of destruction through half a dozen districts of West Bengal, including state capital Kolkata, Wednesday night, blowing away shanties, uprooting thousands of trees besides swamping low-lying areas.
- May 15, 2020 08:20 PM IST
Singh was speaking at a digital interaction with CEOs from the power and renewable energy sectors, under the CII's Energizing India Series.
- May 04, 2020 06:45 PM IST
According to power ministry data, the total electricity consumption was 85.05 billion units in April this year.
- Apr 29, 2020 09:15 PM IST
According to the agency, electricity consumption from high tariff paying industrial and commercial consumers has significantly declined due to the lockdown.
- Apr 28, 2020 02:55 PM IST
Distribution companies (discoms) owed Rs 92,693 crore to power producers in February 2020, registering an increase of 31 per cent over the year-ago same month, reflecting stress in the sector.
- Apr 01, 2020 07:10 PM IST
India's peak power demand (met) was recorded at 170.17 GW on March 3 during the three-week period (till March 21) without COVID-19 impact on consumption.
- Mar 27, 2020 06:58 PM IST
The peak demand met was down mainly due to lower demand from industry and state power distribution companies (discoms) across the country due to the lockdown.
- Mar 27, 2020 01:45 PM IST
National electricity demand fell to 2.78 billion units on March 25, the first day of the three-week total shutdown called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi late on Tuesday.
- Mar 24, 2020 08:45 PM IST
The real-time power market (RPM) enables consumers, including distribution companies (discoms) and captive users, to buy power on exchanges just an hour before delivery.
- Mar 16, 2020 10:41 AM IST
Addressing a corner meeting at Succoro Zilla Panchayat constituency on Sunday, the chief minister said the BJP government was keen to usher in development.
- Mar 04, 2020 06:24 PM IST
The increase in trade volume was mainly due to distribution utilities opting for replacement of their costlier power with the Exchange-based procurement.
- Feb 28, 2020 06:40 PM IST
Tatas run one of India’s largest power plants, which is located in Gujarat.
- Feb 18, 2020 01:29 PM IST
AAP's success in Delhi will strengthen the argument for more spending on subsidies towards public schemes at the state and central level.
- Feb 10, 2020 04:37 PM IST
The announcement comes at a time when the Uddhav Thackeray-led government in Maharashtra is also considering doling out electricity for free to residences that consume up to 100 units monthly.
- Feb 06, 2020 11:54 AM IST
Piaggio, which is also working on India-specific futuristic electric mobility solutions, has also showcased the European version of Vespa Elettrica at the Auto Expo here.
- Feb 01, 2020 07:23 PM IST
She urged all the states and union territories to replace conventional energy meters by prepaid smart meters in the next 3 years.
- Jan 14, 2020 07:52 PM IST
Electricity demand is seen as an important indicator of industrial output in the country and a sustained decline could mean a further slowdown in the economy.
- Dec 23, 2019 05:50 PM IST
According to sources, lack of interest from state power utilities due to a higher tariff of Rs 4.41 per unit discovered through the reverse auction process led to the cancellation of the auction.
- Dec 23, 2019 11:09 AM IST
In a regulatory filing the company said the Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has awarded the Letter of Intent (LOI) to Tata Power Company Ltd for the acquisition of CESU Power Distribution in Odisha.