East Delhi gets new grid sub-station

Supply of electricity is all set to improve in various localities of East Delhi with Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today dedicating a grid sub-station in Mayur Vihar phase-III.

We inherited Rs 25 thousand cr power dues from BSP: Akhilesh Yadav

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday blamed the previous BSP government for the state`s power crisis, claiming the state inherited power dues to the tune of Rs 25 thousand crore.

AP legislature`s Budget session to resume tomorrow

Power crisis, farmers` problems, corruption and Telangana statehood would be among the issues the opposition parties would raise during the Budget session of Andhra Pradesh legislature which resumes on Monday.

Demand for power in Delhi touches all-time high

Demand for power in the capital broke all records on Thursday, touching an all-time high of 5,653 Megawatt, triggering long power cuts in several areas due to tripping of distribution network following increased load.

Sriprakash Jaiswal stages protest against power crisis

Union Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal alleged that despite acute shortage of power, the UP govt continues to provide regular supply to all SP strongholds.

Vijayamma blames Cong, TDP for power crisis in AP

The ruling Congress and main Opposition TDP should be blamed for the present power crisis in Andhra Pradesh, YSR Congress Party alleged on Tuesday.

Arunachal Pradesh suffers from power crisis

Arunachal Pradesh, with an estimated 58,000 megawatts hydro power generation potential, has been facing an acute power crisis for the past two and a half months.

Power crisis worsens in northeast India: Tripura minister

The electricity crisis in India`s northeast has worsened due to prolonged dry spells leading to falling water levels in rivers and reservoirs of all the major hydel power projects.

TDP launches indefinite stir over AP power crisis

Around 24 MLAs of main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) tonight went on an indefinite hunger strike here against the government`s "failure" to resolve the grave power crisis gripping Andhra Pradesh.

Power crisis, Telangana issue to dominate AP`s Budget session

The ongoing power crisis, a no-confidence motion and the separate Telangana issue are expected to rattle the Congress government in Andhra Pradesh during the Budget session of the Legislative Assembly beginning on Wednesday.

Nagaland facing acute power crisis

Nagaland is reeling under acute shortage of power supply with almost 8-10 hours of load shedding.

Ruckus in UP Assembly over power crisis

The Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday witnessed noisy scenes over the issue of power crisis.

Power outage in several parts of Delhi

Several areas in the city on Friday faced outages for varying duration as power supply from NTPC`s Dadri station in Uttar Pradesh was cut by nearly 500 mega watt due to technical glitches.

Indian companies facing huge power shortage: Ficci

Noting that Indian companies are suffering production shortfall due to powers cuts, a study by Ficci Sunday suggested a 10-point policy package to provide affordable and quality electricity to industrial consumers.

DMK chief leads state-wide protest on TN power crisis

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Tuesday led a state-wide protest on the power crisis and questioned its claims about the state being `peaceful`.

Power crisis in UP, Tamil Nadu figures in RS

The issue of severe power shortage in Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu figured in the Rajya Sabha on Monday with members seeking Centre`s intervention to address it.

DMK leaders to discuss TN power crisis

With acute power shortage continuing to affect many parts of Tamil Nadu, DMK chief M Karunanidhi will chair a meeting of his party`s executive here next week to discuss the issue.

Power Minister seeks Rs 36,000 cr for rural electrification

Replying to queries during the Question Hour, Scindia said the government will provide power to 5,74,000 households in the next five years under the Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY).

`TN govt to blame for power crisis; failed to set up projects`

GK Vasan said the state government is to blame as it failed to set up power projects at the right time.

Karuna counters Jaya on power crisis

DMK President M Karunanidhi on Saturday detailed the various efforts taken by his party in the regard of power crisis.