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Latest Articles in power cuts

India Grapples With Its Worst Power Crisis In Six Years

On April 28, the all-India maximum power demand met during the day hit 204.65 gigawatts (GW), surpassing the previous record of 201.06 gigawatts on April 26. Some 42 passenger trains have been cancelled across India to allow faster movement of coal carriages to tackle critically low stocks at power plants

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Many Indian States Suffering Coal-Electricity Crisis; Factories, Hospitals, Metros Affected

The total power shortage in the country has reached 623 million units. This figure is more than the total power shortage in March

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Farmers Protest In Hoshiarpur Over Electricity Cuts

Farmers and locals of Marnayian Khurd village, under the leadership of Jassa Singh Marnayian, blocked the traffic on the Hoshiarpur-Phagwara road for over an hour opposite a power substation in the area

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Power Cuts In States Amid Shrinking Coal Stocks

Over half of India's 135 coal-fired power plants, which in total supply around 70% of India's electricity, have fuel stocks of less than three days, data from the federal grid operator showed. India's power ministry did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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