PSPCL director distribution Er.DPS Grewal has made an appeal to the Government/Public Sector Offices in Punjab, to use power judiciously and switch off ACs upto 03/07/2021 (Next 3 days).He said that due to prolonged dry spells (Delayed Monsoons), Paddy
transplantation in the state and due to power shortage owing to failure of one unit of the Talwandi Sabo Thermal power plant in
PSPCL is facing problem in meeting the power demand of more than 14500 Plus MW. Er.Grewal said that PSPCL is always committed to provide reliable uninterrupted power supply to all categories of consumers of Punjab.
However, in view of above unprecedented situation, I appeal to all you on the behalf the officers & offcials working in various Government Departments, Boards and Corporations to make judicious use of electricity in their
offices and business centres by switching off the lights, devices & appliances when not required and switching off high power
consuming appliances like Air conditioners for the next three days. Further, wherever possible, the employees are advised to avoid using
multiple AC units within offices for decreasing the power load on the system besides reducing their electricity bills.