power demand

Power Demand Pushes Battery Makers Revenue By 10-11%: CRISIL Research

CRISL Rating’s latest report anticipates the domestic lead-acid battery manufacturers’ revenue to grow 10-11% in fiscal 2025. The report found this to be a close mirroring ~12% which was seen last fiscal year. Moreover, growth is expected to be driven by steady demand in the mainstay automotive segment and tailwind from rising 5G penetration, expansion […]

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India’s Peak Power Demand Smashes 2023 Peak, Touches 250 GW

The Indian power sector met a record maximum power demand of 250 GW on 30th May’24 whereas, the non-solar demand touched an all-time high of 234.3 GW on 29th May This spike in power demand reflects the combined impact of weather-related loads and growing industrial and residential power consumption in these areas. On 30th May, […]

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Re-strategizing To Meet The Growing Demand For Power

Few sectors, if any, today pose as many challenges or hold as many opportunities as India’s power sector. It has witnessed developments and disruptions in recent years, and while the long-term goal posts remain largely steady, we might have to move sideways towards them instead of headlong. India’s power demand grew at an unprecedented 9% […]

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CERC Cuts Ceiling Price For Power Trading, HP-DAM Peak Cut From Rs 50 To Rs 20/unit

The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), in its latest suo-moto order has approved a reduction of the ceiling prices for different existing Day-Ahead Markets (DAM). It comes days ahead of the summer season when the peak demands are anticipated to escalate sharply, with the government making strenuous efforts to keep the lights on with a […]

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Solar Delivered 15% Of 201 GW Peak Demand On April 26

Renewable energy has come to the rescue during the ongoing power crisis triggered by surging demand amid the heat wave condition in the country, especially when the peak electricity supply hit the record level of 201.06 GW earlier this week, a senior official said on Thursday. The maximum pan-India power demand met or the highest […]

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April power demand hits new peak at 5,769MW in Delhi

Delhi’s peak power demand broke yet another record on Wednesday and clocked 5,769 megawatt (MW) at 3.30pm, which is the highest ever for the national capital in April. The peak power demand had clocked 5,681 MW in Delhi on Tuesday. Sources said the previous record was 5,761 MW, registered just a week before, on April […]

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Power Consumption Rises 1.3 % to 34.23 B Units in First 10 Days of Dec

India’s power consumption grew by 1.3 per cent in the first ten days of this month from December 1 to 10 to 34.23 billion units (BU) over the same period a year ago, according to power ministry data. In 2020, power consumption was 33.78 BU during December 1 to 10. In the entire month of December […]

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Power Demand in Delhi Peaked on Most Days of January 

Electricity demand in Delhi is picking with January registering 19 percent more peaks on 23 days than that in the last year, according to BSES Electricity demand in Delhi is picking up in the new year with January registering 19 percent more peaks on 23 days than that in the last year, according to officials […]

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India’s Power Demand Breaks Record at 185.82 GW on Jan 21: Sahai

The all India power demand on Jan 21 reached an all-time high of 185.82 GW beating the previous high from December 30, 2020, at 182.89 GW. The all India power demand on Jan 21, 2021, reached an all-time high of 185.82 GW beating the proviso demand records that was set on December 30, 2020, at […]

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