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Government of India
Ministry of Power
27-April-2012 16:35 IST
Demand of Power in Bihar
Power is supplied to the state of Bihar through the National Grid from the Central Generating Stations. At present Bihar has an allocation upto 1773 MW from the Central Generating Stations. During the year 2011-12, out of the total energy availability of 11,260 Million Units in Bihar from various sources including its own generation, the drawal from the Central Generating Stations was 11,093 Million Units. Ministry of Power has agreed to allocate 50% of power from Barh STPS Stage-II (1320 MW) to Bihar at the request of Government of Bihar.

This information was given by the Minister of State for Power Shri K. C. Venugopal in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.



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