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Power Supply

  • NEA: 7534 MWh
  • Private Sector: 10544 MWh
  • India: 5461 MWh
  • Tripping: 685 MWh
  • Demand : 24223 MWh
  • Soure : NEA


Saudi oil output to recover in two or three weeks after attack: Sources

LONDON/DUBAI- Saudi Arabia sought to calm markets on Tuesday after an attack on its oil facilities, with sources in the kingdom saying output was recovering much more quickly than initially forecast and could be fully back in two or three weeks. International oil companies, fellow members of the OPEC oil cartel and…

China’s Trina Solar surpasses 4,000 Megawatt of solar modules supply in India

New Delhi- Chinese solar panel manufacturer Trina Solar today announced the total capacity of solar modules installed by the company in India has crossed 4,000 Megawatt (Mw) -- the largest for any firm so far. “We have come far, from shipping under 15 MW of solar modules for the whole of 2010, our first year in…

Developer of solar and storage on brownfield sites gets influx of cash

Encore Renewable Energy said that the $1.8M it is getting from North Carolina’s Leyline Renewable Energy will accelerate its mission of developing solar and energy storage projects on underutilized property. Leyline, a renewable energy finance company based in Durham, provides development capital for early- to mid-stage renewable energy developers, which…

ADB to approve $350 million loan for Pak’s energy sector reforms

Islamabad- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has decided to shortly approve a loan worth USD 350 million for reforms and financial sustainability programmes that aims to address fiscal, governance, technical and policy deficits in Pakistan's energy sector. These deficits have adversely impacted the sector's quality and efficiency of services, and the sustainability of energy…

Power generation cos outstanding dues on discoms rises by 57 per cent to Rs 73,748 crore in July

New Delhi- The outstanding dues of distribution utilities from power producers have risen by more than 57 per cent to Rs 73,748 crore in July 2019 compared to the same month last year, showing stress in the sectorin India . According to PRAA portal, distribution companies owed a total of Rs 46,779…

U.S. energy secretary to discuss nuclear power with Saudi on Monday

WASHINGTON- U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Friday he will meet the new Saudi energy minister on Monday and likely discuss plans the kingdom has to build nuclear reactors. Rick Perry said he would meet energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, who took over from Khalid al-Falih on Sunday. Perry did…

RWE raises possibility of selling 4 bn euro E.ON stake after asset swap

Munich- German utility RWE could look into selling the 16.7% stake in E.ON it will acquire after an asset swap with its rival which will restructure Germany's energy industry, RWE's chief financial officer said. CFO Markus Krebber told Reuters that the windfall from any future sale of the stake, which analysts value at up…

Indian Power Grid bags inter-state transmission project

New Delhi- State-owned utility Power Grid Corporation on Thursday said it has bagged an inter-state power transmission project under a tariff-based competitive bidding, which would benefit Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. "Power Grid Corporation has been declared as successful bidder under tariff-based competitive bidding to establish inter-state transmission system associated with LTA (long-term access) applications from Rajasthan…

Operations achieved at 290-MW Nam Ngiep 1 hydropower plant between Laos and Thailand

Kansai Electric Power Co. Inc. announces that the 290-MW Nam Ngiep 1 hydropower plant has begun commercial operations. The plant is operated by Nam Ngiep 1 Power Company, which received the Commercial Operation Date certificate from the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand on Sept. 5. Nam Ngiep 1, on the…

Dams storing up to 32% more energy, PSPCL likely to save a few hundred crores

Patiala- The increased generation at the hydel power plants of the region is likely to help the Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) save a few hundred crores power purchase cost during the current fiscal year. As per the official data, currently, the Bhakra is storing 32 per cent more energy as compared to…