Tamil Nadu Power Crisis

  • TN: Power shortage hits hospitality industry September 25, 2012

    Chennai: There is a glimmer of hope for power authorities in Tamil Nadu after the Cabinet approved a bailout package for the sector on Monday evening. From a 2,000 mega watt crunch a year ago, the state now suffers a deficit of almost 4,000 mega watt. The electricity crunch in...
  • TN power crisis: Jaya seeks PM's intervention March 9, 2012

    Chennai: Faced with acute power shortage in the state, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention for allocating 1000 MW of additional power to tide over the crisis. In a letter to Singh, Jayalalithaa recalled that she had taken up with him the matter...