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No outage as a consequence of energy scarcity in Delhi: Energy Ministry

New Delhi: The Energy Ministry on Wednesday stated that there was no outage on account of energy scarcity in Delhi.

“As per the information received from Delhi discoms, there was no outage on account of power shortage, as the required amount of power was supplied to them,” a ministry assertion stated.


It said that the utmost demand of Delhi was 4683 MW (peak) and 101.9 MU (Vitality) on 11 October, 2021.

A factsheet on energy provide in Delhi confirmed that there was no vitality deficit within the metropolis from September 26 to October 11.

On October 11, in Delhi, 101.9 million items (MU) electrical energy was obtainable towards a requirement of 101.1 MU.

The vitality requirement and availability was identical in Delhi from September 26 to October 10.

On Monday, vitality availability was increased than the requirement.

It additionally confirmed that peak energy demand and peak energy demand met (provide) was additionally remained identical through the interval.


The discoms in Delhi had drawn much less energy than made obtainable to them, as per the info.

It confirmed that NTPC (coal) provided 15.67 MU to Tata Energy Delhi Distribution Ltd (DDL) towards the allotted 19.03 MU. However the Tata Energy DDL had drawn 10.77 MU which is 68.74 per cent of the vitality made obtainable to it by NTPC (coal).

Equally, energy made obtainable by Damodar Valley Company (DVC) and NTPC (gasoline) to the discoms in Delhi was greater than drawn by these utilities.

The opposite two discoms that provide energy in Delhi are BSES Rajdhani Energy Ltd and BSES Yamuna Energy Ltd.


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