Friday, Dec 02, 2022

power outages


Power shortage: Railways cancels 753 trips to prioritise coal delivery

April 30, 2022 7:45 am

A total of 713 trips of the South East Central Railway (SECR) have been cancelled till May 25 while 40 trips of the Northern Railways (NR) have been cancelled till May 8.

How to shock-proof India’s power sector

April 29, 2022 10:39 pm

Shalu Agrawal and Karthik Ganesan write: The efficiency of thermal plants must be increased and regulators empowered to bring down losses

Delhi power crisis could mean power cuts in hospitals, Metro: Govt

April 29, 2022 1:37 pm

Delhi power crisis: Satyendar Jain wrote to the Centre, requesting it to ensure adequate coal availability to power plants that supply electricity to the national capital. He also held a meeting with department officials to assess the situation.

Many states face power outage

April 11, 2022 11:17 am

Electricity shortage rose to 80 million units (MUs) on Apr 7, close to an all-time high of 82 MU seen on October 12, 2021

Power outages hit China, threatening economy and Christmas

September 28, 2021 12:43 pm

Economists predicted that production interruptions at Chinese factories would make it harder for many stores in the West to restock empty shelves and could contribute to inflation in the coming months.

Hurricane Grace lashes eastern Mexico, causing power outages, felling trees

August 21, 2021 7:07 pm

Grace was whipping up maximum sustained winds of 125 miles per hour, a Category 3 on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale, when it slammed into the coast near the resort town of Tecolutla in Veracruz state in the early morning.

Government keeps vigil on outages, seeks reports in 2 cases

February 22, 2015 2:44 am

Reports explaining the reason for the outages were on the CM’s table within hours of explanation being sought.

Dust,fog pushed northern grid close to collapse on Wednesday night

December 19, 2013 10:16 pm

Transient faults caused under dense fog conditions lead to outages in 18 transmission lines.

Andhra industry skeptical

July 31, 2013 2:14 am

Industry in Andhra Pradesh,particularly Hyderabad,was skeptical after the announcement of Telangana

Heat wave causes power outages,anger in UP

May 23, 2013 1:20 pm

Enraged people in UP set fire to a fire station and held power company staff hostage for several hours.