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  • NTPC top biomass user in India, consumes 58,000 MT, tenders 10.7 MMT: Power Ministry Jan 19, 2022 12:54 PM IST

    NTPC top biomass user in India, consumes 58,000 MT, tenders 10.7 MMT: Power Ministry

    As on date, approximately 59,000 metric tonnes (MT) of biomass has been co-fired in thermal power plants in the country, while tenders for 12 million metric tonnes (MMT) are at different stages of process for short-term & long-term duration, the ministry said in a statement.

  • Power CPSEs register 45% growth in capex investment Dec 19, 2021 04:50 PM IST

    Power CPSEs register 45% growth in capex investment

    For FY2021-22, the capital expenditure (capex) target of the CPSEs, under the Ministry of Power, is Rs 50,690.52 crore.

  • Power discoms owe gencos more than Rs 1.56 lakh crore: Power Minister Dec 16, 2021 05:34 PM IST

    Power discoms owe gencos more than Rs 1.56 lakh crore: Power Minister

    The condition of most of the state government-owned distribution companies is a matter of grave concern, the minister stated.

  • Discoms' outstanding dues to gencos rise in October to Rs 93,609 crore Dec 14, 2021 02:45 PM IST

    Discoms' outstanding dues to gencos rise in October to Rs 93,609 crore

    The overdue amount is the outstanding that has not been paid even after the expiry of 45 days grace period after bill generation.

  • Coal stocks improve at power plants in November, says Power Minister Dec 02, 2021 03:27 PM IST

    Coal stocks improve at power plants in November, says Power Minister

    The government has taken various steps for maintenance of adequate coal stocks with power plants, Power Minister R K Singh said.

  • Insolvency proceedings can be initiated against state-owned discoms: Power Ministry Nov 12, 2021 04:30 PM IST

    Insolvency proceedings can be initiated against state-owned discoms: Power Ministry

    The clarification came in reference to a case filed by Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Company (TANGEDCO) against ClRP (Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process) proceedings initiated by South lndia Corporation Pvt Ltd in High Court of Madras.

  • Power Ministry asks states to provide for automatic pass through in tariff change in costs Nov 11, 2021 02:32 PM IST

    Power Ministry asks states to provide for automatic pass through in tariff change in costs

    State governments have the power to give subsidy in consumer tariff, by advance payment of subsidy to distribution companies under Section 65 of the Electricity Act, the ministry said. The state commissions are requested to place the mechanism in operation with immediate effect, it said.

  • Power consumption rises 4.8% to 114.37 BU in October Nov 01, 2021 01:23 PM IST

    Power consumption rises 4.8% to 114.37 BU in October

    Last year in October, power consumption stood at 109.17 BU and in the same period in 2019, it was at 97.84 BU.

  • Power ministry proposes amendments in EC Act to boost renewable energy consumption Oct 30, 2021 12:24 PM IST

    Power ministry proposes amendments in EC Act to boost renewable energy consumption

    The amendments are aimed at promoting consumption of renewable energy.

  • Coal power generation capacity under outage reduces to 5 GW: Power Ministry Oct 14, 2021 09:36 PM IST

    Coal power generation capacity under outage reduces to 5 GW: Power Ministry

    The ministry also said the discoms or power distribution companies have an allocation of 756 MW from Dadri Stage-I and were offered 9.5 MU on October 13.

  • Power, coal ministers meet PM Modi on coal shortage, power issues Oct 12, 2021 04:01 PM IST

    Power, coal ministers meet PM Modi on coal shortage, power issues

    Ministers discuss ways to increase transportation of coal to power plants amid rising concern in various states over power failure

  • Home Minister Amit Shah holds meet with power, coal ministers Oct 11, 2021 05:45 PM IST

    Home Minister Amit Shah holds meet with power, coal ministers

    During the hour-long meeting, the three ministers were believed to have discussed the availability of coal to power plants and the current power demands.

  • Resolution of SEBI-CERC jurisdiction issue to deepen power market, says power ministry Oct 07, 2021 03:43 PM IST

    Resolution of SEBI-CERC jurisdiction issue to deepen power market, says power ministry

    The statement came a day after the Supreme Court disposed of the long-pending matter between the SEBI and the CERC regarding regulatory jurisdiction of electricity derivatives.

  • India's power consumption up 1.83% at 114.49 billion units in September Oct 01, 2021 11:55 AM IST

    India's power consumption up 1.83% at 114.49 billion units in September

    In the entire month of September last year, the power consumption was 112.43 BU, higher than 107.51 BU in the same month in 2019.

  • India's power consumption up 18.6% to 129.51 billion units in August Sep 01, 2021 12:13 PM IST

    India's power consumption up 18.6% to 129.51 billion units in August

    New Delhi, Sep 1 India's power consumption grew 18.6 per cent in August to 129.51 billion units (BU) and remained higher than the pre-COVID level d..

  • Govt plans 17 more islanding schemes for power supply Aug 20, 2021 05:00 PM IST

    Govt plans 17 more islanding schemes for power supply

    The ministry said that the resilience of the electricity grid is very important particularly in restoration of supply in the event of any major power outage.

  • India's installed renewable energy capacity crosses 100 GW Aug 12, 2021 09:44 PM IST

    India's installed renewable energy capacity crosses 100 GW

    "Today, India stands at fourth position in the world in terms of installed RE capacity, fifth in solar and fourth in wind in terms of installed capacity," the Ministry of Power said.

  • Despite COVID-19 crisis, peak power demand in FY21 surpassed previous year's levels by 3.5%: Govt Jul 22, 2021 02:33 PM IST

    Despite COVID-19 crisis, peak power demand in FY21 surpassed previous year's levels by 3.5%: Govt

    "By the end of the financial year 2020-21, in January 2021, the peak demand in the country had not only recovered but with a peak demand of 190,198 MW, surpassed the previous year’s peak demand of 183,804 MW which, occurred during the year 2019-20, in the month of June, 2019," Power Minister RK Singh said.

  • India's power demand surges to all-time high; crosses 200 GW mark Jul 08, 2021 05:14 PM IST

    India's power demand surges to all-time high; crosses 200 GW mark

    Experts opined that high temperatures in many states due to delayed monsoon and easing of restrictions that were in place to curb coronavirus infections have led to a surge in power demand these days.

  • India's power demand soars to all-time high of 197.06 GW Jul 06, 2021 10:50 PM IST

    India's power demand soars to all-time high of 197.06 GW

    Experts opined that high temperatures in many states due to delayed monsoon and easing of restrictions that were in place to curb coronavirus infections have led to a surge in power demand.

  • India's power consumption grows 12.6% in first week of June Jun 08, 2021 02:07 PM IST

    India's power consumption grows 12.6% in first week of June

    Power consumption was recorded at 22.53 BU in the first week of June last year, the power ministry data showed.

  • India's power consumption grows nearly 45% in first half of April Apr 18, 2021 09:08 PM IST

    India's power consumption grows nearly 45% in first half of April

    Power consumption in April last year had dropped to 84.55 BU from 110.11 BU in the same month in 2019.

  • Power consumption grows marginally by 0.88% in February Mar 01, 2021 02:11 PM IST

    Power consumption grows marginally by 0.88% in February

    Power consumption in February 2020 was 103.81 BU, according to the power ministry data.

  • Uttarakhand glacier disaster: Damage to NTPC project may delay its commissioning, says Power Minister R K Singh Feb 08, 2021 05:40 PM IST

    Uttarakhand glacier disaster: Damage to NTPC project may delay its commissioning, says Power Minister R K Singh

    The Union Power Minister R K Singh visited Tapovan on Monday to assess the extent of damage at the project site, a day after the glacier burst in Chamoli district.

  • Association of Power Producers asks power ministry to reintroduce gas subsidy scheme to revive power plants Dec 21, 2020 02:50 PM IST

    Association of Power Producers asks power ministry to reintroduce gas subsidy scheme to revive power plants

    The body has also sought dedicated allocation or auction of gas for power sector and inclusion of natural gas under goods and services tax (GST) regime to maintain 5 percent tax across the country.

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