Chandigarh-Jalandhar, June 6: Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC) Chairman, D.S. Dhesi inspected State Load Despatch Centre (SLDC) in Panipat on Friday. State Load Despatch Centre has complete online data regarding the availability and demand of electricity, apart from which the scheduling of electricity for the entire State is also issued from here.
After inspection, the Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission Chairman chaired a review meeting on the availability of power capacity in the state. In the meeting, Mr. Dhesi was apprised that on one day during last summer, there was 11030 MW of peak demand of electricity, which was met smoothly. Currently, as the weather is fine, there is peak demand of 5947 MW these days. He was further apprised that on one day during last month, there was a peak demand of 8012 MW, while 6349 MW peak demand was recorded two days ago on June 3.
Dhesi instructed the officials concerned to ensure adequate availability of electricity during the summer as well as to ensure that electricity does not fluctuate.
Among those present in the meeting were HERC Director (Technical) Birender Singh, SLDC Chief Engineer (System Operation) Sunil Sethi, Superintendent Engineer,Rajiv Kaushik along with the entire team of the engineering wing of State Load Despatch Centre.