India’s Energy Sector Overview
Installed Power Capacity
India ranks 3rd largest Power producer with 1,368 TWh in 2015.
India’s Power Demand will grow at 6.7% CAGR from 2015 to 2024.
Commercial & Industrial customers pay high power tariffs because they subsidize the low power tariffs of the residential and agricultural sectors.
Electricity Prices, Commercial Users
Current need of
grid infrastructure experiences frequent outages and is in urgent upgrades to support demand growth.
Although prices are different in each state, utilities and distribution companies are under financial stress as the current level of tariff does not reflect actual costs.
To meet these demands, we expect continued escalation in grid tariffs.
Government Lead Initiatives: