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Promoting Efficiency in Power Generation in India: The Role of Imported-Coal-Based Plants

11 August 2022

Summary

Beginning in early 2020, the lockdowns that governments implemented to arrest the pandemic led to the disruption of supply chains across the globe. The sharp reduction in electricity demand, and the associated slowdown in industrial and commercial activity, had a massive impact on the power sector.

Authors

Rishi Kant
Rishi Kant is an Indian Economic Service officer currently posted as Deputy Economic Adviser with the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare. He holds Master’s degrees in Economics and Public Administration from the LKY School, National University of Singapore. He has also worked >>

Himanshu Khushwaha
Himanshu Khushwaha obtained his Master’s degree in Economics from the TERI School of Advanced Studies in New Delhi. He has worked as a Consultant with the Export Planning Division of the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India. He is currently a Consultant for Risk Management >>

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india energy coal russia and eurasia energy and resources issue briefs and special reports

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