Experts are of the view that coal shortage can lead to a possible electricity crisis

Fenugreek tea cures many pthere is a need to scale up supplies as 26 per cent of the normative level of coal at non-pithead thermal power plants is not a good sign.roblems like constipation and stomach ache.

Coal stocks at non-pithead thermal power plants remained consistently low during the last week till Thursday....

at 26 per cent of the normative levels, showing shortage of the dry fuel amid rising electricity demand due to scorching heat.

Non-pithead thermal power plants are situated at a distance from coal mines and stocks at these plants assume significance

According to the latest data of the Central Electricity Authority (CEA), coal stocks were 26 per cent of the normative levels at 155 pit head thermal power plants with total generation capacity of about 163 GW from Monday (April 18) to Thursday (April 21).

The CEA monitors coal stocks at 173 power plants with total generation capacity of about 202 GW that include 18 pit-head projects with a total generation capacity of about 39 GW.

The pithead thermal power plants are situated near the coal mines and generally there are no issues with coal supplies there.

The data showed that coal stocks were 14,610 thousand tonnes (26 per cent) at 155 non-pit head plants against the normative level of 57,033 thousand tonnes on Thursday April 21, 2022.