Delhi electricity demand touches record 7,241 MW amid heatwave1 min read . Updated: 01 Jul 2019, 07:56 PM IST
- Cooling load is the main reason behind the increase in Delhi’s power consumption
- This is an increase of over 250% over the peak power demand of 2,879 MW in 2002, said a statement from BSES
New Delhi: Delhi’s electricity demand touched an all-time high of 7,241 megawatt (MW) on Monday afternoon as north-west India continues to bear the brunt of a searing heatwave.
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