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India's power generation capacity under-utilised: Report

Around one-tenths of India`s installed power generation capacity of 250,000 MW is under-utilised because of domestic coal shortages, a report here has said.

'28,000 MW power capacity may be affected due to SC judgement'

As much as 28,000 MW of power generation capacity may be affected if the Supreme Court were to cancel coal mines that it has declared illegally allocated between 1993-2010, according to Debasish Mishra, Senior Director (Consulting), Deloitte.

50 power stations face critical coal shortage: CEA

More than 50 thermal power stations in the country are facing acute fuel shortage with less than a week's stock available with them, according to the Central Electricity Authority data.

Govt to soon come out with action plan for power sector

Amid multiple woes hurting power generation, the government on Friday said it would soon come out with a 10-year action plan to strengthen the sector.

India lost 7 bn units in power generation during Apr-Jun: Govt

The country suffered power generation loss of close to seven billion units from April to June this year, mainly on account of coal and gas shortage.

Power generation rises 6% in Mar despite low fuel stocks

Power generation in the country expanded by over 6 percent last month even as 25 thermal power stations battled with a coal stock of less than four days.