Monday, Feb 06, 2023

Delhi Power Crisis


Still need power from Dadri-II plant: Delhi govt writes to Centre

June 14, 2022 6:57 am

In a statement on April 2, the Ministry of Power said that in a letter from July 6, 2015, the Delhi government had surrendered power from 11 central generating stations including NTPC’s Dadri stage-II thermal power plant.

Delhi power minister raises alarm: Some plants have coal to last just one day

April 29, 2022 7:08 pm

Peak power demand for April hit an all-time high of around 6,000 MW on Thursday afternoon

Delhi could face power shortage because of coal crisis: Kejriwal seeks PM intervention

October 10, 2021 8:18 am

Delhi Power Minister Satyendar Jain said that if the situation does not improve, Delhi could face a blackout after two days. He also said that the current situation is similar to the shortage of oxygen during the second Covid wave.

Centre blames Sheila govt for Delhi power crisis, more load shedding ahead

June 10, 2014 3:24 pm

Delhi has been reeling under long power cuts ranging from one to six hours for over a week.

Cong MLAs lock up Delhi chief secy in office over power crisis

June 09, 2014 9:52 pm

As some MLAs blocked the doors of the Chief Secretary's room, some others sat on 'dharna' outside his office, raising slogans.

NTPC threatens to cut supply to BSES firms from February 11

February 02, 2014 3:46 am

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said that the truth about the discoms’ finances would come out in the CAG audit ordered by his government.

Discoms trying to blackmail govt by threatening power cuts: Arvind Kejriwal

January 31, 2014 2:37 pm

Kejriwal said Tatas and Ambanis, were not the only power distribution companies in the country and govt was willing to bring new players.