Power supply

Power shutdown in parts of Chennai on October 29. Here's the full list

Supply will be restored ahead of 2 pm if the work is completed, said Tangedco in a statement.

published on : 27th October 2020

Now, Discoms to compensate for long outages in Telangana

In case of unplanned outages or faults, consumers should be intimated through SMS or any other electronic medium, along with the estimated restoration time.

published on : 11th September 2020

Demand for power falls drastically in Telangana amid rains, thermal plants reduce output

Hydel power is being generated at Upper Jurala, Lower Jurala, Srisailam and Nagarjuna Sagar Projects.

published on : 17th August 2020

Youth electrocuted to death, 12 others hurt in Odisha

Irked over the incident, the villagers staged a road blockade and demanded compensation of Rs 25 lakh for the Subala’s kin.

published on : 14th August 2020

Erratic power supply posing a challenge to tea industry in Assam's Barak valley: TAI

Erratic grid supply with frequent interruption causes deterioration in quality of tea manufactured, thereby inflicting a loss in revenue in realization of tea prices.

published on : 31st July 2020

Transmission losses at three-year low, power demand continues to fall

“Of the 4,921 million units (MU) input, 4,802 MUs of power has been distributed by the companies (discoms), while 119.23 MU turned out to be losses provisionally.

published on : 26th July 2020

Power shutdown in parts of Chennai on July 22. Here's the full list

To facilitate the maintenance, the power supply will be suspended in Tambaram, Melur, and Mathur areas on Wednesday between 9 am and 2 pm, said a statement from Tangedco.

published on : 20th July 2020

‘Discoms ensuring 24/7 power supply to hospitals’

The power utilities are said to have been working closely with medical and health department to see that there are zero interruptions in supply during the critical times.

published on : 20th July 2020

Telangana will become power surplus in next 3 years by another 10,000 MW hike

Installed power capacity of the State when it was formed in 2014 was 7,778mw; as on February 2020 it is 15,980 MW

published on : 2nd June 2020

Cyclone 'Amphan' aftermath: Power supply restored in affected districts

Restoration works have been completed in all the affected electrical divisions of Cesu, including Jagatsinghpur, Paradip, Kendrapara, Marsaghai and Nimapara.

published on : 26th May 2020

Delhi’s peak power demand rises, likely to touch record high in July

However, Delhi’s domestic load that is around 75 per cent of the total power load of the city has remained unaffected.

published on : 25th May 2020

Cyclone Amphan leaves seven Odisha districts ‘powerless’

Nearly 34 lakh consumers of seven coastal districts faced power disruption for several hours as cyclone Amphan hit transmission and distribution infrastructures at several locations.

published on : 21st May 2020

Nagarjuna Sagar project right canal plant in Andhra Pradesh powers back to life 

According to information, the first of the three units started generation from Wednesday. APGENCO has three 30 MW units on the right canal.

published on : 9th May 2020

Ensure uninterrupted electricity supply to consumers amid COVID-19 lockdown: PM Modi to power sector

Underlining the significance of the power sector in propelling country's economy, Modi stressed on the need for effective enforcement of contracts for attracting private investments.

published on : 1st May 2020

Tamil Nadu expects upto 1,000 MW drop due to PM Modi's '9 pm, 9 minutes' call against COVID-19

Electricity consumption during March-April is usually always on the upswing, with demand hovering around 15,000 MW during the past couple of years.

published on : 5th April 2020