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Electricity shortfall reaches to 4700 MW

Latest Update: May 19, 2015 | 205 Views
Electricity-shortfall

ISLAMABAD: Unannounced load-shedding in Urban and rural areas due to increased pressure on the system as the shortfall reaches to 4700mw in the country.

According to NTDC, the electricity demand is 16,100 MW whereas the production is 11,400 MW.

Power demand is gradually increasing due to warm weather whereas water outflow has not grown in big dams as a result of which hydroelectric production is not being raised.