India faces power outages as coal supplies dwindle - DW News.

India is facing major power shortage, as the country's coal supplies dwindle. Electricity demand has surged since 2019, while the price of coal has also rocketed to near record highs. Now several states are looking at introducing mass blackouts to save energy reserves.
Meanwhile, the Modi government is insisting the country has enough coal to supply its power plants. Coal prices shot up after heavy monsoon rains closed mines and disrupted transport networks.

Subscribe: www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1

For more news go to: www.dw.com/en/
Follow DW on social media:
►Facebook: www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/
►Twitter: twitter.com/dwnews
►Instagram: www.instagram.com/dwnews
Für Videos in deutscher Sprache besuchen Sie: www.youtube.com/dwdeutsch

#India #Coal #Covid19

Watch video on channel "DW News"
Alec Baldwin film set shooting: How do prop guns become deadly? - DW News.

Alec Baldwin film set shooting: How do prop guns become deadly? - DW News.

American actor Alec Baldwin says he is shocked and saddened after fatally shooting cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and wounding director Joel Souza on the set of the Film 'Rust.' Baldwin was told by an on-set weapons expert, a prop gun loaded with...

Pakistan: Clash between TLP protesters and police turns deadly - DW News.

Pakistan: Clash between TLP protesters and police turns deadly - DW News.

Two policemen and two protestors are dead after clashes in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore. The violence erupted during a march by thousands of Islamists calling for the release of the leader of their outlawed Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan Party - ...

COVID news: Austria threatens lockdown for unvaccinated only - DW News.

COVID news: Austria threatens lockdown for unvaccinated only - DW News.

Austria is threatening to impose the toughest restrictions in Europe on those unvaccinated against COVID-19. It says they could be put into lockdown if the nation's intensive care units come under too much strain. Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg...

EU leaders debate migration amid Belarus 'state-sponsored smuggling' - DW News.

EU leaders debate migration amid Belarus 'state-sponsored smuggling' - DW News.

European Union leaders have spent the last two days tackling a list of mounting challenges. An uptick in migrants crossing into the EU from non-member Belarus has sparked heated debate. Some leaders want to build more walls to control migration. O...

Angela Merkel receives fond farewell at final EU summit - DW News.

Angela Merkel receives fond farewell at final EU summit - DW News.

Although Angela Merkel could still be the chancellor of Germany the next time European Union leaders meet, her colleagues decided to give her an official send-offon Friday at a summit of bloc leaders in Brussels. "You are a monument,'' said EU Cou...