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Peak shortage shoots up to 10.77 GW this week, deepens power crisis

May 01, 2022 2:09 pm

The latest data of national grid operator, Power System Operation Corporation (POSOCO) showed that peak power shortage was just 2.64GW on Sunday which shot up to 5.24 GW on Monday, 8.22 GW on Tuesday, 10.29 GW on Wednesday and further to 10.77 GW on Thursday.

Decks cleared for independent grid manager

April 16, 2015 1:53 am

Officials said government order announcing the separation of POSOCO and segregation of staff is under preparation.

CEA mixes up data, arrives at wrong demand estimate

January 02, 2015 1:57 am

This, according to data on the CEA website, is being consistently being done across months.

Grid manager red flags infra hotspots, weak backup plan

November 25, 2014 1:22 am

‘At least 10 spots vulnerable to high voltage tower collapses’.

Slugfest within govt holds up independent grid operator

May 07, 2014 12:06 am

An expenditure finance committee meeting to take up a proposal to hive off POSOCO into an independent firm was marked by a lack of consensus.

The grid: Still living dangerously

March 20, 2014 1:49 am

POSOCO will continue to be headed by an ED-level officer and function as a Power Grid subsidiary.

Power grid operator knocks HC over ‘unjust’ tax demand

March 03, 2014 1:10 am

POSOCO is a subsidiary of the Power Grid Corporation and is responsible for managing the load despatch centres (LDCs).

Protesters stop short of wrecking grid

October 09, 2013 12:21 am

The southern grid,of which Andhra Pradesh is part,is linked to the rest of the country through HVDC (high voltage direct current) lines.

‘Grid indiscipline main cause of collapse’

August 16, 2012 12:15 am

A skewed load generation balance across grids,rampant grid indiscipline by northern states.

Inter-regional carrom & bridge tournament gets underway

July 24, 2012 12:04 am

With easy wins under their belt,North Region-I,Eastern Region-II,POSOCO,North Eastern Region entered the quarterfinals of the Powergrid Inter-Regional carrom & bridge tournament that got underway in Panchkula on Monday.