Tagged: CEA

Gujarat’s 4 Discoms get A+ rating

NEW DELHI: All four power distribution utilities in Gujarat, and Punjab State Power Corp have been accorded top rating of A+ on the basis of their performance for 2013-14. A book containing these ratings...

Haryana may face power shortage CEA

Haryana may face power shortage CEA Friday June 5, 2015 Chandigarh Haryana’s state run thermal units may be lying idle for most of time in a year due to no demand but the state...

Punjab may face power shortage in paddy season- CEA

Punjab may face power shortage in paddy season- CEA Thursday June 4, 2015 Chandigarh Notwithstanding the claims of power surplus state Punjab is to face imminent power cuts during paddy season as per Load...

Top power sector posts remain vacant

Top power sector posts remain vacant Sunday January 11 2014 Chandigarh The top posts in Central Electricity Authority (CEA) and Bhakra Beas Management Board (BBMB) remain vacant due to gross negligence by Ministry of...

Dwindling coal stock may affect power supply

Dwindling coal stock may affect power supply Saturday August 30 2014 Chandigarh The power supply in some states of country may be affected as one fourth of the country’s thermal plant have coal stock...

Fuel shortage hits thermal plants in Punjab

Ahead of peak summer months, coal shortage has hit power generation at two thermal plants in Bathinda district, with only two units out of eight remaining operational. In fact, three state-run thermal plants in...

More power to electricity as India records surplus

India became power surplus in the first quarter of 2014-15, heralding a new phase in its infrastructure development story. According to data compiled by the Central ElectricityAuthority, total power availability was about a per cent more than...