Pakistan power crisis to end by 2017: Sharif
Pakistan power crisis to end by 2017: Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has promised his countrymen that the decade-old power crisis in the country would end by 2017, officials said on Wednesday.

Wind causes power outage, halts high-speed rail in China

 Strong winds today suspended high-speed train operations in northeast China for at least three hours caused due to power outage.

DNA: Govt claims no power shortage, but India looms in darkness

Union minister of state for power Piyush Goyal said there is sufficient power available across the country and it is for the state’s to purchase and ensure that every village gets electricity.

No power shortage across the country: Piyush Goyal

Union minister of state for power Piyush Goyal said there is sufficient power available across the country, it is for the state’s to purchase and ensure that every village gets electricity.

No power shortage across the country: Piyush Goyal- Part II

Union minister of state for power Piyush Goyal said there is sufficient power available across the country, it is for the state’s to purchase and ensure that every village gets electricity.

Uttar Pradesh reels under acute power crisis

Uttar Pradesh is in the grip of acute power crisis with restricted demand of electricity going up to about 13,000 mega watt and availability of power on Sunday ranging from 10,000-11,000 MW.

Rs 1 lakh cr worth transmission lines to be set up in 6 months

 As part of Centre's efforts to enhance power transmission capacity in southern states, transmission lines worth Rs 1 lakh crore would be enabled in another six months, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said today.

Previous govts in Haryana, AP, Rajasthan blamed for power crisis

Centre today blamed the "wrong policies" of previous governments in Haryana, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan for the poor state of affairs in the state electricity boards.

BJP government not helping to overcome UP power crisis: SP

The Samajwadi Party (SP) Monday accused the Centre of being biased against Uttar Pradesh in the matter of power allocation.

It's proving difficult to tackle power crisis due to theft: UP CM

Expressing concern over power theft through illegal connections, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said it was becoming difficult to deal with power crisis due to this problem.

Thieves fry Kenya's power grid to cook fast food

The morning scene is increasingly routine for Kenyans. When it`s time to start the day, the power is already out. Somewhere nearby, the shell of a wrecked electrical transformer lies on its side underneath the pole where it had been fixed 20 feet off the ground.

Akhilesh blames centre for power crisis in UP

Lucknow: Holding the NDA government at the Centre responsible for the power crisis in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said the state was not getting its allocated quota of coal and power.

UP, central govt officials meet on power crisis in state

The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday raised the issue of short supply of coal and lower supply from the central power pool as main reasons behind the electricity crisis in the state.

Andhra govt to form panel over power restoration during calamities

Andhra Pradesh Government on Monday decided to constitute a technical committee to study the possible ways for restoring power connectivity in shortest period during natural calamities.

Telangana power crisis: CM says Centre "vengeful" towards state

Under fire from the TDP, ruling neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and opposition parties over his of way tackling power crisis in Telangana, its Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Saturday dragged Centre into the issue accusing it of adopting a "vengeful attitude" towards his State.

Power crisis continues in Uttar Pradesh

The power crisis in Uttar Pradesh deepened on Thursday with the plant load factor (PLF) in most of the units tripping, an official said.

Centre must ensure UP gets quality coal to end power crises: Akhilesh Yadav

Amid ongoing spat between the Centre and Akhilesh Yadav government over 'non-cooperation' in solving the power crises, the Chief Minister on Wednesday asked the Centre to ensure the state gets good quality and sufficient coal supply to solve the problem.

PM should show leadership or shoulder responsibility: Prithviraj Chavan

 

Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi should show "leadership" to resolve the power crisis in the country or else shoulder complete responsibility for any breakdown, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan (rpt Prithviraj Chavan) said here on Sunday.

No request from Maharashtra for additional power: Goyal

Asking Maharashtra government not to politicise the power supply issue, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said the state has made no request for allocation of additional electricity.

Piyush Goyal blames UP govt's non-cooperation for state's power mess

 Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal today said non-cooperation of the Uttar Pradesh government and poor law and order situation are responsible for power crisis in the state.