People are silhouetted on vehicles headlights on a dark street during widespread power outages in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Pakistan's national power grid experienced a major breakdown late night on Saturday, leaving millions of people in darkness, local media reported.
BSES personnel fix electric cables at Shiv Vihar in Northeast Delhi. The riots in areas like Jaffrabad, Maujpur, Gokalpuri, Khajuri Khas, Bhajanpur and few others have left over 40 people dead and more than 200 injured.
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) employees raise slogans as they began their 48-hour work boycott, in Lucknow. The employees are protesting against the provident fund scam and sought a government guarantee for the safe return of their money invested in the DHFL.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan launches the Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation (SATAT), an initiative of OMCs inviting Expressions of Interest to procure Compressed Bio-Gas (CBG), in New Delhi.
The John E. Amos power plant is seen from a field outside of Winfield, West Virginia. Built in the 1970's, the plant is the largest in the American Electric Power system. Many of AEP's smaller coal-fired power plants in Appalachia closed in response to environmental regulations such as the Clean Power Plan in 2015.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with J&K Governor NN Vohra, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and other dignitaries after inaugurating Kishanganga Power Station (330 MW) Bandipora, during a function at SKICC in Srinagar.
Minister of State (I/C) for Power and New and Renewable Energy, Raj Kumar Singh launches the Android mobile application of TSECL”, at the inauguration of ‘Pradhan Mantri Saubhagya Yojana', in Agartala. Deputy Chief Minister of Tripura, Jishnu Deb Vurman is also seen.
In this two photo combination picture, the landmark India Gate monument is seen lit, top, and then the same location in darkness when the lights are turned out for one hour to mark Earth Hour, in New Delhi
In this two photo combination picture, buildings that house India's seat of power are seen lit, top, and then the same location in darkness when the lights are turned out for one hour to mark Earth Hour, in New Delhi
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis with Social activist Anna Hazare after the Foundation stone laying ceremony for 1st solar project under Mukhyamantri Agricultural Solar Feeder Scheme at Ralegan Siddhi in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra.
Union Railways and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal with Coal India Limited Chairman Gopal Singh (L) and Coal Secretary, Susheel Kumar (R) releasing Coal India CSR Initiatives book during 43rd Foundation Day of Coal India Limited, at Science City in Kolkata.
A large generator passes in front of the Verrazano Narrows Bridge as seen from Weehawken, New Jersey. A 130-foot-(40-meter)-tall steam generator built along the Hudson River outside Albany is on a barge heading south for a New Jersey power plant.
Chairman of Sanjiv Goenka Group, Sanjiv Goenka (C) along with Managing Director Aniruddha Basu (L) and Independent Director of the Company Chandra Kumar Dhanuka (R) during 39th AGM of Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation Ltd in Kolkata.
Union Minister of State (I/C) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy & Mines Piyush Goyal and Power Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla at the launch of Merit order Dispatch of Electricity App and portal for flexibility in Coal Supply for IPPs, during a function in New Delhi.
Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge) Piyush Goyal at a Press Conference on the achievements of his ministries in three years of NDA Government, in New Delhi.
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal offers food to a kid while having his meal at the house of dalit family at Bommanhalli, in Bengaluru.
Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal during his visit to an exhibition on solar installations and rural electrification initiatives before addressing a press conference at National Media Centre, in New Delhi.
The activists of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS) rally behind their leader Akhil Gogoi as they stage a demonstration against the Power Grid Corporation Of India Limited, demanding compensation to the farmers whose lands were used by the corporation at Dighalipukhuri, in Guwahati.
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal at the signing of 24x7 power for all agreement, in Lucknow. UP Power minister Shrikant Sharma and MOS Swatantra DevSingh are also seen.
Afghans help an injured man at a hospital after an explosion struck a protest march, in Kabul. Witnesses say that an explosion struck the protest march by members of Afghanistan's largely Shiite Hazara ethnic minority group, demanding that a major regional electric power line be routed through their impoverished home province.
Activists of Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) Liberation shout slogans as they walk in a protest rally against West Bengal state government in Kolkata. The protestors demanded fifty percent deduction of tax on domestic electricity bill up to 300 units, among other issues Banner reads “Let's go to jail, reduce 50 percent tax on electricity bill up to 300 units, protest against abuse against journalists and killing of democracy.”
Relatives mourn after a tragedy struck a marriage party when 15 of its members, including eight minors, were electrocuted to death after the bus they were traveling in came in contact with a live wire in Rajasthan's Tonk district.
Minister of State (I/C) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal shakes hands with the Assam Panchayat & Rural Development and Agricultural Minister Rockybul Hussain at a Conference of Power, Renewable Energy and Mines Ministers of States and UTs in Guwahati.
Union Minister for Finance, Arun Jaitley, Power Minister, Piyush Goyal, Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu and Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar pose for a group photo with corporate leaders during the valedictory session of 'RE- INVEST 2015' in New Delhi.