India: Power Sector - total electricity generated in fiscal 2016-17

Last Modified: Sun Aug 13 2017 21:21:32 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 1,242,009 GWh
    electricity generated from Apr 2016 - Mar 2017. An increase of 105% over same period previous fiscal.
  • 994,230 GWh
    electricity generated through coal based sources from Apr 2016 - Mar 2017 - 80% of total electricity generated. At 105% levels of the same period in previous fiscal.
  • 37,915 GWh
    electricity generated through nuclear based sources from Apr 2016 - Mar 2017 - 3.0% of total electricity generated. At 101% levels of the same period in previous fiscal.
  • 121,376 GWh
    electricity generated through hydro based sources as of 30 Jun 2017 - 9.77% of total electricity generated. At 100.82% levels of the same period in previous fiscal.
  • 81,868 GWh
    electricity generated through renewable based sources from Apr 2016 - Mar 2017 - 6.5% of total electricity generated. At 124% levels of the same period in previous fiscal.