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Power outage: Threat of coal shortage remains in Mumbai

In five years, the peak demand of Mumbai has shot up by over 350MW.

Maharashtra: Parts of Mumbai island city face power outage

Several parts towards the north of the island city such as Sion, Matunga, Mahim, Dadar, Parel, Lower Parel, and Wadala, among others, suffered a power outage between 12 am and 1 am, with each area having faced a blackout for half an hour to 45 mins.


State govt orders probe into Tuesday’s power outage

Following a power outage in most of the island city and a few suburbs Tuesday, the state government has ordered an inquiry to fix the responsibility and suggest short-term and long-term measures to avoid a recurrence. The principal secretary of the energy department has been asked to conduct the inquiry and submit a report in […]

No blackout like situation: Piyush Goyal

Power Minister Piyush Goyal states inadequacies in coal supplies. Mentions of coal stocks in days across India.

Power outage stumps passengers at domestic airport

The outage affected functioning of Closed Circuit Televisions including those at critical locations; air-conditioning was shut down

Lights go out in govt hospitals

Tuesday’s power outage did not spare state government hospitals where patients had a hard time dealing with the unprecedented situation.


Power supply restored in half of UP

Power supply in Lucknow and Varanasi was restored by 6.30 am and by 10.30 am

Power restored in some parts of Rajasthan

Power transmission was restored in Jaipur,Jodhpur,Bikaner,Nagaur and some other parts.

Power supply hit in Punjab,Haryana and Chandigarh

The northern grid collapsed at around 2:30 am this morning,hitting power supply in northern states.

Train services hit in north India due to northern grid failure

Trains are stranded mid way as electric engines hauling them came to a halt due to power failure at about 2.30 am.