India’s peak energy demand hit a brand new file of 200570 MW within the month of July, a 17.6 per cent improve over the identical month a 12 months in the past. The nation witnessed the very best ever demand for energy at 12:01 hours on July 7, 2021. This demand of 200570 MW was 17.6 per cent larger than 170545 MW in July 2020 (on 2nd at 22:21 hours), an influence ministry assertion mentioned.
This was introduced out within the system operations highlights for July 2021, put out by the Energy System Operation Company Ltd (POSOCO), the ministry mentioned.
The report additionally famous that common power consumption per day recorded in July 2021 stood at 4049 MU, 10.6 per cent larger than in July 2020 (3662 MU).
The ‘Most All India Power Met’ (energy provided in a day) additionally touched an all-time excessive. It was recorded at 4508 MU (million items) on July 7, 2021, which was 14.7 per cent larger than 3931 MU on July 28, 2020.
Based on the report, the renewable Power sector has additionally seen spectacular positive factors. Common Photo voltaic Era recorded in July 2021 (158 MU/day) was 7.6 per cent larger than in July 2020 (147MU/day).
Common Wind Era recorded in July 2021 was 349MU/day, 64.5 per cent larger than in July 2020 (212MU/day). Moreover, photo voltaic and wind technology recorded an all-time excessive of 43.1 GW on July 27, 2021. Earlier, the file was 41.1 GW on June 11, 2021.