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India energy markets outlook 2015 - power

India energy markets outlook 2015 - power

Report summary

India's power sector is struggling with excess capacity and declining margins. Total generation capacity exceeded 300 GW by end of 2014. However, many new thermal plants are operating at low utilization levels due to fuel supply shortages, demand weakness and the inability of distribution utilities to purchase more power due to their poor finances. India's electricity consumption per capita stands at just 741 kWh. An estimated 280 million people do not have connections to electricity.

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Due to their sensitivity to political events and the global economy, energy demand and trade remain extremely volatile. The rapidly changing cost environment for hydrocarbon production and renewable energy, combined with energy policy changes, means the fuel mix in energy markets can be unpredictable at best. Further complicating the outlook is the transition and pace of the energy-intensive developing world from industrial to services-based economic growth, supporting the growing need for power generation.

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  • Executive summary
  • Market structure
    • Organisation
    • Competitive landscape
  • Policy and regulation
    • Key stakeholders
    • Power sector regulations
      • Competitive bidding
      • Tariff policy
    • Environmental regulations
    • Renewables targets
  • Demand
    • Industry
    • Residential, commercial and agriculture (RCA)
    • Losses
  • Supply
    • Coal
    • Oil
    • Gas
    • Nuclear
    • Hydro
    • Renewables
      • Wind
      • Solar
  • Infrastructure
  • Trade
  • Prices

In this report there are 18 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
  • Market structure
    • Major companies in India power industry
  • Policy and regulation
    • Emission standards of coal-fired power plants
    • State-wise renewables capacity targets (MW) by 2022
  • Demand
    • Power demand (2005-2035)
    • Power demand by sector (2012)
    • Power demand (2005-2035)
  • Supply
    • Power generation by fuel (2005-2035)
    • Generation capacity by fuel (2005-2035)
    • Generation output by fuel (2012)
    • Generation output by fuel (2005-2035)
    • Fuel inputs to power generation (2005-2035)
  • Infrastructure
    • States in each regional grid
    • Inter-regional transmission capacity
    • Power infrastructure
  • Trade
    • Power trade (2005-2035)
    • Power trade (2005-2035)
  • Prices
    • Electricity tariffs (2009-2013) in Rs/kWh
    • Range of electricity tariffs across key states (2015)
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