Delhi’s peak power load touched 6904 mw – the season’s highest – on Wednesday. On Tuesday, Delhi’s peak power demand had touched 6792 mw. BRPL and BYPL met the peak power demand of 2951 mw and 1580 mw in their respective areas. This power demand may further increase during the night hours, an official statement issued by BSES discoms said.
Delhi’s peak power demand during the summers of 2019 may clock 7400 mw. Last summers, they breached 7000 mw mark for the first time. Peak power demand in BRPL’ area of South and West Delhi, which had reached 3081 mw during the summers of 2018, is expected to touch around 3200 mw this year.
In BYPL area of east and central Delhi, the peak power demand which had reached 1561 mw last year is expected to touch around 1640 mw. Read More