Chandigarh aims to become 100% renewable powered city

Last Modified: Sat Mar 03 2018 13:25:49 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 200,000
    Approximate number of consumers serviced by Chandigarh's electricity department
  • 1,600 million KWh
    Current annual consumption.
  • 400 MW
    generation capacity required to meet the current demand - the energy mix procured to meet this demand is as under:
  • 202 MW
    Hydro - treated as renewable energy
  • 80 MW
    Thermal - to be replaced with hydro or solar or wind.
  • 10 MW
    Nuclear
  • 100 MW
    Unallocated - likely to be hydro, solar or wind.