power crisis

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.

Nov 08, 2014, 20:33 PM IST

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.

Nov 03, 2014, 21:17 PM IST

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.

Nov 01, 2014, 19:30 PM IST

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.

Oct 09, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

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.

Sep 10, 2014, 15:56 PM IST

Coal crisis: State power ministers to meet today

Power ministers of all the states will meet with Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday.

Sep 09, 2014, 10:56 AM IST

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.

Sep 07, 2014, 21:02 PM IST

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.

Sep 07, 2014, 17:33 PM IST

Blackout casts shadow over Narendra Modi's economic recovery

 Narendra Modi took decisive action as chief minister of Gujarat to secure round-the-clock supplies of electricity. Now, as prime minister of India, he is under attack for failing to avert a national power crisis.

Sep 05, 2014, 04:05 AM IST

Prithviraj Chavan seeks meeting of CMs on power crisis

 Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today asked the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to convene a meeting of the Chief Ministers to discuss the acute power shortage which he said had affected at least five states.

Sep 03, 2014, 23:47 PM IST

Centre deliberately denying power to Maharashtra: Prithviraj Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday alleged that the Central government was denying power from the central grids deliberately, and blamed the BJP-led NDA government for the power crisis in the state.

Sep 01, 2014, 18:27 PM IST

Protest against power crisis, law and order situation in UP

BJP MPs from Uttar Pradesh Monday started a day-long dharna in Lucknow as a part of the state-wide agitation to protest against power crisis, poor law and order situation and other issues.

Sep 01, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

Akhilesh Yadav blames Centre for power crisis in UP

Blaming the Centre for the power crises in UP, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday claimed the state was not getting its alloted quota and took a jibe at BJP, saying why it had not raised the state`s share after winning the Lok Sabha election.

Aug 24, 2014, 17:18 PM IST

Power crisis in Uttar Pradesh continues

The power crisis continued unabated in Uttar Pradesh as the people battled extreme heatwave conditions and long power cuts.

Aug 23, 2014, 19:01 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh faces power crisis

Uttar Pradesh is facing power outages as two electricity generating units tripped Sunday, officials said Monday.

Aug 11, 2014, 11:46 AM IST

AAP seeks all-party meet on power crisis, price rise

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday demanded an all-party meeting to discuss issues like rising prices and the power crisis in Delhi.

Jul 13, 2014, 23:33 PM IST

Odisha power crisis temporary: Minister

The Odisha government termed the ongoing power crisis in the state "temporary" and called upon the people to be economic while using electricity for their daily consumption.

Jul 10, 2014, 16:14 PM IST

Opposition parties gear up to attack Akhilesh government in UP Assembly session

As the first UP Assembly session starts on Thursday, opposition parties have geared up to question the Akhilesh Yadav led government on various issues including power crisis, women safety and the deteriorating law and order situation.

Jun 19, 2014, 11:23 AM IST

Power crisis can be tackled by upgrading T&D infra: Goyal

Modernising transmission and distribution infrastructure will help in overcoming the electricity crisis, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said Wednesday.

Jun 18, 2014, 13:31 PM IST