Rotational load shedding

Port Blair
27 Apr 2017

Due to present climatic condition and rise in temperature,  the power consumption and load demand has increased to the tune of 40 MW. The department has a deficit available generation of 5 MW due to damage of one 5 MW DG unit of 20MW Suryachakra Power Corporation Ltd. Power Plant. A rotational load shedding of 45 min to 1 hour during peak evening hours from 5.15 pm to 11.30 pm is being carried out. The load shedding will also be carried out during day hours from 6.00 am to 3.00 pm as and when required for DG and line maintenance.