India Power Crisis

Privatisation isn't only solution to power distribution woes: NTPC chief

The union government has been taking initiatives to privatise the discoms. Some states including Gujarat, Odisha, and West Bengal have privatised the power distribution.

published on : 29th November 2022

India’s power crisis over? Domestic production stable, no takers for pricey imported coal

Domestic coal production is now stable and sufficient to fulfill the demand in the country. As such, imported coal, which is five to seven times more expensive, is lying idle.

published on : 8th September 2022

Coal-based power generation up 9.26% in April, say government data

The overall power generation in April, 2022, has been 11.75% higher than the power generated in April 2021 and 2.23% higher than power generated in March 2022. 

published on : 11th May 2022

Power crisis: Indian Railways cancels 42 passenger trains; some to be restored soon

While 26 mail/express trains have been affected, 16 passenger specials or MEMUs have been affected due to the focus on coal movement.

published on : 5th May 2022

Stop 'bulldozers of hatred', start power plants instead: Rahul Gandhi to PM Narendra Modi on power crisis

Rahul Gandhi sought to know from PM Narendra Modi whether he cared about the country and its people as the coal and electricity crisis has created havoc in the country.

published on : 29th April 2022