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Coal shortage to hit upcoming projects in Punjab

Coal shortage to hit upcoming projects in Punjab Sunday September 9, 2012 Chandigarh Coal shortage will be a major problem for new upcoming projects in Punjab as there is no surplus coal with Coal...

No single factor responsible for grid failures

No single factor responsible for grid failures –Enquiry report Sunday August 26, 2012 New Delhi No single factor was responsible for grid disturbances on 30th and 31st July is of the finding of four...

GRID FAILURES –CERC to penalize SLDC officers

GRID FAILURES –CERC to penalize SLDC officers Thursday August 23, 2012 New Delhi Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has decided to penalize the officers in charge of State Load Dispatch Centers (SLDC) who did...

Restrict power drawl as three hydro plants shut

Restrict power drawl as three hydro plants shut due to silt Tuesday August 21, 2012 Chandigarh Northern Regional Load Dispatch Centre (NRLDC) has advised the northern state to restrict drawl of power for smooth...

Improvement in water level at Bhakra and Pong Dam

Improvement in water level at Bhakra and Pong Dam Wednesday August 8, 2012 Chandigarh Water level in Bhakra and Pong reservoirs , which is important for irrigation , drinking water and power generation has...

Haryana second in short term power purchase

Haryana second in short term power purchase Wednesday August 1, 2012 Chandigarh Haryana is second highest power purchaser in the country after Punjab. Haryana has been making daily short term power purchases of about...

Yet another grid failure halts life in half of India

Yet another grid failure halts life in half of India Tuesday July 31, 2012 Chandigarh Just when North India thought a nightmarish power crisis was behind them, the Northern ,Eastern and north eastern grids...

Punjab leads the country in matter of power purchase

Punjab leads the country in matter of power purchase Sunday July 29, 2012 Chandigarh Punjab, the most aggressive power purchaser, leads all the states of country in matter of power purchase. Punjab State Power...

9 billion units lost due to fuel shortage – CEA

Thursday July 19, 2012 New Delhi India lost 9 billion units (BU) of thermal generation on account of fuel shortage as per Central Electricity Authority (CEA) report. The coal supply of around 8000 MW...