Philippines' Aquino says will ask Congress to allow govt to expand power capacity

Philippine President Benigno Aquino said on Thursday he will ask Congress to allow the government to enter into additional energy supply contracts and avert a looming power shortage in 2015.

Concern in Rajya Sabha over power shortage

Concern was expressed in Rajya Sabha on Friday over the "continuous" shortage of power and its adverse impact on the economic development of the country.

LG lifts restrictions on supply of power in Delhi

Delhi`s Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Friday lifted the restrictions imposed on supply of power in malls, offices and on high mast halogen lights during nights.

Kerala seeks Tamil Nadu`s help to tide over power shortage

With the state reeling under acute power shortage, Kerala Government has sought the help of Tamil Nadu to tide over the situation.

BJP responsible for power shortage: Soren

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren Tuesday alleged that BJP was responsible for the shortage of electricity as MoUs signed during its regime in the energy sector had failed to increase a single unit of power in the state.

Protest rallies for acute power shortage in Jharkhand

Former Deputy Chief Minister, Raghuvar Das, BJP MLA today flayed JMM-led coalition governemnt`s inaction to tackle the acute power crisis, forcing people to lead a miserable life amid intense heat wave.

Delhi power crisis: Manish Sisodia, Harsh Vardhan trade charges

With long power outages and blistering heat making the life of Delhiites miserable, the BJP and the Aam Aadmi Party have blamed each other for the severe power crisis in the national capital.

Jayalalithaa blames Delhi for power shortage

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa termed it as a "strange coincidence" that the central power generating stations and the NTPC-TANGEDCO power joint venture are performing dismally.

India can follow Japan`s solar energy harnessing model to end power shortage

Many developing countries suffer from an energy shortage.

Commercial operation of Kudankulam plant expected next month

Commercial operation of the controversial Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is expected to commence next month.

‘AIADMK govt will be known for its dark rule`

DMK chief M Karunanidhi today lashed out at Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa for the prevailing acute power shortage in the state saying the AIADMK rule would be etched as "dark rule" in the coming days.

TN moves SC against power shortage, seeks direction to Centre

The Tamil Nadu government moved the Supreme Court for directions to the Centre to supply electricity to it meet its power deficit of over 4000 MW.

Power shortage: AP govt urges people to save electricity

Faced with an acute shortage of power, Andhra Pradesh government on Sunday appealed to the consumers to take measures for saving power.

Grid collapse: CM pitches for `islanding facility`

CM Sheila Dikshit pushed for setting up an `islanding facility` for Delhi to insulate essential services from any disruption in power supply.

Grid collapse affects Bihar

The collapse of the eastern grid disrupted normal life in Bihar, which witnessed power failure and delay in train services.

Pay more for more power in Noida and Ghaziabad

For residents of Noida, Ghaziabad neighbouring the national capital, crippling power woes might soon be a thing of past.

Power, water shortages bring misery to Ghaziabad

At the height of summer, life in Ghaziabad has become miserable, with unscheduled power cuts up to 14 hours a day causing water shortages too.

Jayalalithaa writes to PM over power shortage

Jayalalithaa on Friday sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s intervention for allocating 1000 MW of additional power to tide over the crisis.

J&K: Locals, police clash over power shortage

Locals protesting power shortage
on Thursday clashed with police in north Kashmir`s Baramulla
district, officials said.

Kashmir power revenue in deficit

Jammu & Kashmir has spent Rs.2,330 crore on buying electricity from the northern grid in the ongoing financial year, while its total revenue realisation by December-end stood at Rs.722 crore,