The maximum All India power demand met is 201.066 Gigawatt yesterday. It has surpassed last year’s Maximum demand met of 200.539 Gigawatt which occurred on 7th July. Power Ministry said, the rising power demand reflects the economic growth in the country.
In the month of March this year, the growth in energy demand has been around 8.9 per cent. The Ministry said, the demand is expected to reach about 215 to 220 Gigawatt in May-June.
It said, the Government and other stakeholders are working together to ensure unhindered power supply. The Ministry said, efforts at all fronts are being made and measures are being taken for better utilisation of various resources