Friday, 14 February 2014 15:37:18
Power shortfall eases to 1,900 MW
ISLAMABAD, Feb 14 (APP): The power shortfall in the country
further eased to 1,900 MW as the total generation on Friday was recorded
as 9,300 MW against the demand of 11,200 MW at 1000 hours.
According to daily data released by National Transmission and
Dispatch Company Limited (NTDC), the hydel generation stood at 3,100
MW, Thermal 1,365 and Independent Power Producers (IPPs) 4,835 MW.
The hydel generation has significantly improved and stood at 3,100 MW
as the Indus River System Authority (IRSA) increased water discharge from both water reservoirs Tarbela and Mangla dams.