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Power Sector Updates


Addition to Power Generation during April-January FY14-15: 12,630 MW (70% achievement)

Total Addition till Jan 2015 during 12th plan: 51,078 MW (Achievement of 58% against 12th Plan Target)

Total installed Capacity at the end of January 2015: 2,58,701 MW


Addition in ‘CKM’ during 12th Plan Up to January 2015


Addition in MVA/ MW during 12th Plan Up to January 2015

Pick-up in addition to Power Generation (approx 3000 MW) during 3rd Qtr FY 15
Completion of 400kV & below Transmission Lines and sub-station on track. In remaining 2 years of 12th plan, focus will be on completion of 765 kV & 800 kv HVDC lines& sub-stations.

Source: Planning Commission Report - 12th Five Year Pan (12-17) Economic Sectors received by us on 17th Jan. 2013

IEEMA Division Wise Growth Index

Period: 1st Qtr. 2014-2015 over 1st Qtr. 2013-2014

S. No.Name of Division% GrowthObservations

Overall growth in Power, Control & LD Cables supported by Exports


Growth in LT-Self Healing Exports;
However decline in HT Cap due to lack of domestic orders

3Instrument Transformer4.1

Growth in CTs –Indoor & Outdoor & PTs – Indoor & EMVTs
Mostly from Domestic orders for Medium Voltage


Pin/Post, Disc & Application based Insulators declined;
However, growth in Solid Core & Long Rod mainly for Above 110 KV

5Energy Meter6.1

Growth in Single phase Meter; decline in Poly phase meters

6Rotating Machine-3.1

Decline in LT Squirell Cage Motors, HT Motors & AC Generators
Recovery in LT Slipering & FLP
FHP single phase Motors growth consistant

7Surge Arrester22.3Sharp increase in Polymer Surge Arresters however marginal increase in Porcelain; increase in Export of Polymer Surge Arresters
8LV Switchgear6.6

Growth in LV products
Except ACBs and S/F & F/S

9MV+HV Switchgear6.6Growth in Breakers up to 66 kV (incl. MV) & Above 145 kV
10Tr. Line Towers-8.3

Decline in domestic orders & marginal growth in export orders

11Conductors12.3Turn around growth
12Transformer-0.1Growth up to 110 kV Transformers; decline in Power Transformers, Export surges. OBP continues to grow for Up to 10 MVA & 25-200 MVA

Growth Indices for Electrical Industry

Cumulative Growth April - December 2014 over April - December 2013

ProductWeightagesFY 2013-14
LT Motors3.5-11.3
HT Motors1.3-4.9
FHP Motors1.814.5
Power Contactors3.011.7
LT Circuit Breakers5.110.2
S/F & F/S Units0.5-31.1
LV Switchgear13.06.6
HV Switchgear3.36.6
Surge Arrester0.2522.3
Inst. TRF.1.84.1
ProductWeightagesFY 2013-14
Power Cables19.421.4
Control & Spl Cables8.444.7
Power Transformers6.6-13.8
Dist. Transformers8.910.0
HT Capacitors0.3-9.8
LT Capacitors0.6-5.0
Energy Meters4.26.1
Transmission Lines26.70.2

Growth is led by heavy weight sectors like Cable, Switchgear
Turn around in growth for Conductors and Meters during 3rd Qtr FY 15
Decline continues for transformers, Motors, Insulators etc.

EXIM DATA – April-December 2014-15

ITC CodesProduct GroupsApril - Dec 2014-15 (value in Rs. crores)% Growth over April - Dec 2013-14Domestic Industry Size for 2013-14 Rs. CroresDomestic Growth % 2013-14
8501 excl. 850110 & 20Motors & AC Generators18371182-1710.45750-5.2
850423, 850434Power TRF320749-174.343506.8
850421-22, 850431-33Distribution TRF3331060-316.959909.0
8535HT Switchgears54780312182900-0.9
8536,8537LT Switchgears & Custom Built Prd60414587112211050-1.7
854610, 20, 90Insulators33815311-292200-12.0
902830Energy Meters49233158-38280015.0

Source: DGCIS data

High growth in Imports from MV/HV breakers, GIS, HV Cables & Meters