power consumption

Coal crisis: Power consumption dipped by 72 million units on October 9 

This was the fallout of coal shortage at power plants in a year when the country produced record coal, but rains hit movement of the fuel from mines to power generation units.

published on : 10th October 2021

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

Experts say the recovery in power demand and consumption in September 2021 remained subdued mainly because of heavy rains in the month.

published on : 1st October 2021

Power use shoots up showing rise in economic activity in Andhra Pradesh

The per day average energy consumption this August stood at 196.3 MU as against 162.92 MU in the corresponding month last year. 

published on : 16th September 2021

India's power consumption returns to pre-COVID level in July; up nearly 12 pc to 125.51 bn units

Experts said power demand, as well as consumption, returned to pre-COVID levels in July and a strong recovery is expected in the coming months.

published on : 1st August 2021

India's power consumption returns to pre-COVID level in first fortnight of July; up 17 per cent to 59.36 BU

In July 2020, power consumption recovered to 112.14 BU, but remained lower than 116.48 BU in the same month of 2019 (pre-pandemic level).

published on : 15th July 2021

KSEB to file review petition against KSERC order to pay Rs 6.3 crore to power company

"We have decided to take legal action against the KSERC's order or else the board will be forced to recommend increased power tariff," a KSEB official told The New Indian Express

published on : 14th July 2021

Power consumption grows nearly 10 per cent to 115.39 billion units in June 

The commercial and industrial power demand and consumption were affected since April this year due to lockdown restrictions imposed by states to contain the deadly virus amid a raging second wave.

published on : 1st July 2021

Power consumption grows 9.3 pc in first half of June

The recovery in power consumption and demand was slow in the first half of June despite the low base of last year, which indicates a slow recovery in commercial and industrial demand.

published on : 16th June 2021

Power consumption grows 12.6 per cent in first week of June: Data

According to experts, the recovery in power consumption and demand was slow in the first week of June due to the low base of last year.

published on : 8th June 2021

April power consumption falls marginally

India’s power consumption data for April already shows signs of an impact caused by the second Covid-19 wave, which began accelerating to record proportions in the second half of the month.

published on : 2nd May 2021

Earth will turn into fireball in less than 600: Stephen Hawking

Our planet will turn into a ball of fire because of our soaring energy consumption as the population soars, the world renowned scientist said in a video appearance.

published on : 7th November 2017