NHPC issues Rs 1,500 crore bonds

NHPC issues Rs 1,500 crore bonds

Sate-owned hydro power generator NHPC Ltd today announced it has issued secured, redeemable, non-cumulative, non-convertible, taxable X Series bonds on private placement basis with an issue size of Rs 1,500 crore.

Peak power supply deficit halves over 5 years

Peak power supply deficit halves over 5 years

India’s electricity supply deficit has more than halved to 2 per cent despite annual peak demand rising nearly 21 per cent from 2013-14 to 2017-18. The peak demand is an assessment of the maximum power requirement during any time of the year.