All articles by Praveen Duddu

Praveen Duddu

Power demand could return to normal in up to six months, with lock downs being eased: Poll

Global power demand witnessed the biggest decline since the Great Depression due to the lockdown restrictions implemented to curb the COVID-19 pandemic.

Power sector crucial in post COVID-19 economic recovery: Poll

The COVID-19 pandemic caused the biggest decline in power demand since the Great Depression.

Solar expected to witness the fastest recovery post COVID-19: Poll

The power sector suffered a 2.5% contraction in demand during the first quarter of 2020 due to the lockdowns implemented worldwide to limit the COVID-19 spread.

Equipment manufacturers the most affected in power value chain: COVID-19 poll

The power sector witnessed a decline in demand during the first few months of 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic led to lockdowns and shut down of manufacturing as well as other sectors.

Few employees want to return to office full-time when lockdowns are eased: Poll

Remote working or working from home has become the new norm during the COVID-19 times which call for maintaining physical distancing and complying with lockdown measures to curb disease spread.

COVID-19 to significantly impact capital expenditure in the power industry: Poll

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused global power demand to decline forcing developers to temporarily stall new projects.

COVID-19 to result in an increase in renewable power capacity addition: Poll

The lockdowns enforced to fight the COVID-19 pandemic have led to a decline in power consumption stalling some of the new projects temporarily.