Thermal plant

The announcement came as Engie reported around $9.6 billion in write downs on its oil and gas activities for calendar year 2015 and sold 12 gigawatt (GW) of capacity in the US and Indonesia. Photo: Reuters<br />
Partly, the lower demand could be explained by weaker irrigation needs owing to the good winter rains, but it is mostly because of lower offtake from the state electricity boards, which are struggling with poor finances. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />

Power production growth slips

1 min read . 13 Apr 2015
Subrata Jana/Mint<br />

Transmission constraints

1 min read . 27 Jan 2015
If the new government is able to boost coal availability, the state-owned firm will be one of the first beneficiaries. <br />

NTPC’s prospects brighten

2 min read . 22 May 2014