Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 14:55
Healthy monsoon season leading to lesser agricultural demand and higher hydro power generation narrowed the country's peak electricity shortage in September to 3.6 percent, according to official data.
Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 15:43
Neerja Mathur is likely to be appointed as the first woman Chairperson of Central Electricity Authority.
Last Updated: Monday, July 08, 2013, 17:06
Coal stocks at thermal power stations in the country have shown an increase, mainly due to improved supplies of the fuel and lower demand for electricity.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2013, 16:09
India witnessed a peak power shortage of over 9,000 MW in April this year as scarcity of coal continued to haunt electricity generation.
Last Updated: Friday, April 26, 2013, 13:58
A recent study has determined the temperature near the Earth`s center to be 6000 degrees Celsius, 1000 degrees hotter than estimated in a previous experiment conducted 20 years ago.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 21, 2013, 11:15
Power generation utilities are likely to ship in over 80 million tonnes of coal during the current financial year to feed the import fuel-based projects and bridge the shortfall in domestic production.
Last Updated: Friday, April 19, 2013, 18:07
The Central Electricity Authority has not published daily coal stock position since March 21, including the period in which NTPC and CIL had locked horns over supply issue.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 17, 2013, 12:21
As per the latest CEA Report, the country witnessed a peak power deficit -- shortfall in generation capacity when electricity consumption is maximum -- of 9.8 percent or 8,291 MW in the month of January this year.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 11:08
According to the report by the Central Electricity Authority (CEA), the peak demand in December was 1,28,689 MW, of which 1,16,394 MW was met in the country.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 06, 2013, 10:58
As many as 34 power plants in the country had fuel stock for less than a week as on December 30, according to the latest Central Electricity Authority data.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 14:21
"The PMO has recently asked both CIL and CEA to sit and work on Price Pooling," a top official in the Coal Ministry said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 14:56
The Cabinet Appointments Committee had Aug 10 cleared Rajan's appointment as the new CEA.
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