Wednesday, May 09, 2012

Top 10 power producing states in India

India is the world’s 4th largest power producing country. The power production/generation capacity is otherwise known as installed capacity. This capacity is usually higher than the actual generation, since not all energy sources provide maximum output throughout the year.

Percentage share of power production sources in India

Percentage share of power production sources in India
The major source of power in India continues to be derived from Thermal power, ie, from burning coal or oil, followed by hydro power. Renewable energy sources include Small Hydro Projects, Biomass Gasifiers, Biomass Power, Urban & Industrial Waste to Power sources and Wind power.

Top 10 power producing states in India

Top 10 power producing states in India
Maharashtra generates the highest amount of power among all the states of India.

Top 10 Nuclear power producing states in India

Top 10 Nuclear power producing states in India

Maharashtra generates the highest amount of power in the nuclear segment too.

Top 10 Hydro power producing states in India

Top 10 Hydro power producing states in India

Andhra Pradesh generates the highest amount of hydro power among all the states of India.

Top 10 Renewable energy producing states in India


Tamilnadu produces the highest amount of renewable energy among all the states. Renewable energy includes wind power, solar power and biomass.

 *All data is from December 2011. Recent reports not yet published by Govt.

Reference:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electricity_in_India http://www.cea.nic.in/reports/monthly/executive_rep/dec11/27-33.pdf

3 comments:

  1. Thank you for the information. This is exactly what I was looking for.
    Could you also post, the largest exporter and importer of power among the states? This will good addition to this.

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  2. Anonymous1:20 PM

    what about thermal energy? :- (

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