Electricity Crisis

WATCH | Impending power outage in multiple states amid coal shortage, heatwave

States such as Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Haryana and Andhra Pradesh are witnessing powercuts amid low coal stocks.

published on : 23rd April 2022

People suffer as electricity crisis hits Jammu and Kashmir amid ongoing strike by employees

Reacting to the situation, Union Minister Jitendra Singh expressed hope of a peaceful resolution to the issue at the earliest.

published on : 19th December 2021

KCR’s ‘irresolute’ stand on water sharing harming Telangana, says former Minister Ponnala

On the issue of coal shortage at national level, Ponnala blamed the Centre for its policy failure, as the prices of coal were not impacted by market conditions. 

published on : 14th October 2021

Blackout fear in northern states as power stations run out of coal stock

Energy department officials said the government has decided to buy electricity at a higher rate to keep up the supply during the Dussehra and the Diwali festivals.

published on : 10th October 2021

India stares at power crisis with coal stocks down to days

Out of India's 135 coal plants, 108 were facing critically low stocks, with 28 of them down to just one day's worth of supply.

published on : 8th October 2021