power generation

Country has become power surplus, next step is to ensure guaranteed power supply at affordable price: R K Singh

R K Singh underlined that the power sector has been brought forward a long way, by the current government.

published on : 18th December 2021

Distribution utilities owe Rs 1.56 lakh crore to power producers: Power Minister RK Singh

The minister, in a written reply to the Lok Sabha said the condition of most of the state government-owned distribution companies is a matter of grave concern.

published on : 17th December 2021

Odisha Power Generation Corporation seeks hefty hike in multi-year tariff for two units

The Units 3 and 4 of OPGC went for commercial operation on July 3, 2019 and August 21, 2019 respectively.

published on : 14th December 2021

KRMB asks Andhra Pradesh, Telangana not to use Srisailam water for power generation

Expressing concern that inflows will come only after 10 months, KRMB said that ‘large quantities’ of water were depleted from the reservoir even when there was no requirement from the Sagar ayacut.

published on : 26th November 2021

MCL records highest ever 5.47L tonne coal dispatch in a day

Out of the total 5.45 lakh tonne, 4.15 lakh tonne was sent to the power sector accounting for 76.1 percent of total dispatch.

published on : 19th October 2021

CIL asked Mahagenco to augment coal stock at plants for uninterrupted power supply 

Maharashtra State Power Generation Co  had requested WCL to supply 10.5 rakes of coal per day to its power plants in June against 22.5 rakes per day.

published on : 13th October 2021

OCPL supply on track amid coal crisis

The State-run entity continues to supply around 20,000 tonnes of coal to OPGC on a daily basis and the surplus to Mahanadi Coalfields Limited.

published on : 11th October 2021

Andhra Pradesh seeks nod for power generation

Expecting clearance from KRMB, water resources dept requests APGENCO  to use water

published on : 15th September 2021

Andhra power generation body moves Telangana HC to recover Rs 6000 crore dues

The petition came up for hearing on Monday before the Acting Chief Justice MS Ramachandra Rao and Justice T Vinod Kukar.

published on : 14th September 2021

Telangana continues power generation at Srisailam

"We have not received any directions from the government to stop hydel power generation," said TS Genco and Transco CMD Devulapalli Prabhakar Rao.

published on : 8th September 2021

Stop Telangana from drawing water, Andhra Pradesh writes to Krishna River Management Board

The KRMB had also written to Telangana on multiple occasions asking the latter to stop power generation, but to no avail.

published on : 19th August 2021

Unavailability of water hits power production in Telangana

After the State Cabinet decided to generate more hydel power, Telangana has been operating hydel projects for the last 11 days.

published on : 11th July 2021

Discoms' outstanding dues to gencos fall 11.2 per cent to Rs 81,628 crore in April

Outstanding dues of discoms towards electricity producers have been increasing year-on-year as well as month-on-month for years showing perennial stress in the power sector till February.

published on : 13th June 2021

Asian Development Bank releases $48 mn to improve Assam power distribution  

The project will help Assam to enhance capacity and efficiency of its power distribution system to improve electricity service to end users, the Ministry statement read.

published on : 8th November 2016