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Electricity supply to households may further improve; Brookings report tells what new govt must do

The next government may ensure that India transition itself towards a nation that balances its energy needs with sustainability, the Brookings report said. The 2019 general election results would be announced on May 23. It’s already being widely discussed what the next government should prioritise over the coming five years. Along the same lines, the […]

Power generation growth likely to double in FY20

Among thermal plants, coal would contribute around 79%, while the rest would come from lignite, natural gas and liquid fuels. Kolkata: Power generation from thermal, hydel and nuclear plants is expected to grow 6.5% this fiscal, nearly double of last year’s rise of 3.5%, the Central Electricity Authority has estimated. Total generation from these sources […]