power-generation-india - Latest News on power-generation-india | Read Breaking News on Zee News

India records peak power shortage of 3.6% in September: CEA

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.

Rs 5-lakh cr investment in power generation by FY17: Scindia

Last Updated: Sunday, May 05, 2013, 16:05

"The target is to take the generation capacity further to 315 gigawatts (315,000 MW) by the end of the 12th Five-Year Plan period ending in fiscal 2016-17."

Power generation falls short of target by about 8% in Feb

Last Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013, 11:28

Power generation in the country was to the tune of 68,474.92 million units in February this year against the target of 74,532 million units, the data by the Central Electricity Authority showed.

Private sector to add over 60% capacity in 12th Plan: ICRA

Last Updated: Sunday, October 07, 2012, 14:11

"The sector is expected to add around 54,000 mw of capacity during the 12th Plan out of the 88,000 mw target," ICRA said in its report.