Power Supply

  • NEA: 4378 MWh
  • Private Sector: 3994 MWh
  • India: 11383 MWh
  • Tripping: 80 MWh
  • Demand : 19835 MWh
  • Soure : NEA


Energy Storage Outlook for 2019: E-Mobility, Clean Energy Technologies and Lithium Batteries

2018 was another defining year for the lithium supply chain as the global population continued to make remarkable strides towards the implementation of clean energy and transportation. Although the clean energy and transportation industries are only in their early days, it has become apparent that renewables and electrification of transportation…

A Study in Emissionality: Why Boston University Looked Beyond New England for Its First Wind Power Purchase

While it’s well known that corporations were some of the earliest trailblazers of large-scale renewable energy purchasing — they’ve closed over 14 gigawatts of deals in the past six years, according to tracking by Rocky Mountain Institute’s Business Renewables Center — higher education has also made impressive strides. In fact,…

Koshi victims may have no option except courts

as the army helped thousands devastated by floods in Kerala – community members, scholars, activists, technical experts and civil society members from Nepal and India gathered in Patna in the northern state of Bihar for a civil society dialogue, led by the New Delhi-based Indian Environment Law Organization. The aim…

50MW Kaptai Lake solar project awaits ADB fund approval

The Power Division is now waiting for a positive note from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) about its financing to implement a 50MW floating solar project in the Kaptai Lake, official sources said. “We’ve heard the executive board of the donor agency (ADB) has approved a financing proposal in this…

India needs hourly electricity tariffs: IEEFA

With $100 billion of existing and proposed thermal power plants in financial distress and low cost but variable renewable energy capacity best able to meet targets, India has an opportune moment to transform its electricity sector by introducing day-ahead market pricing, the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA)…

Crowdfunding Sites That Allow True Investment in Renewable Energy and Sustainability: Alternatives to Kickstarter & Indiegogo

Crowdfunding has become a popular tool for people and organizations to use to test out their new ideas for green products while securing funds to begin operations. The most well-known crowdfunding websites, Kickstarter and Indiegogo, have helped a significant amount of projects in renewable energy and sustainability get off the…

Water theft drains Indus canals dry

Bilal Israel Khan has 500 acres of land in Sadiqabad, Rahim Yar Khan district of Pakistan’s Punjab province bordering Sindh. Farming since 1972, he grows sugar cane, cotton, wheat, maize and vegetables and oranges over 300 acres, although he would cultivate the full 500 acres if he could get enough…

The opportunities for investors in stressed power assets

In upward economic trend and better distribution connectivity have set India’s power sector for demand growth, yet it continues to face intrinsic challenges that could still upset the applecart. Power demand growth is now about 5% compared with historical rates of 8-10%, while thermal generation capacity has gone up significantly…

How Minnesota Could Economically Reach 70 percent Renewable Electricity

A recent report from Minnesota pollution regulators shows the state is making progress on reducing greenhouse gas emissions, but it isn’t doing enough to keep pace with its long-term goals or stop catastrophic climate change. As a new administration takes office this week, its predecessors leave it with at least…

Thermal units shut, TN to buy more power

The closure of 3 Tangedco-NTPC joint venture thermal units at Vallur in Tiruvallur district based on a high court order will cause shortage of 1,000MW of power for the state discom. With the power demand peaking at 14,500MW despite cool weather in the state, the discom has a challenge on…