New Delhi, Dec. 3 -- Delhi's peak electricity demand this winter is expected to touch an all-time high of 4,700 megawatt (MW).

"Delhi's peak power demand this winter can go up to 4700 MW. Last year, it had peaked at 4472MW," BSES said in a statement.

This despite the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasting a warm winter this year except for the northern most part of the country.

Electricity is supplied to Delhi consumers by Anil Ambani-controlled BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd (BRPL), BSES Yamuna Power Ltd (BYPL), Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd (TPDDL), Military Engineering Services (for Delhi Cantonment) and the New Delhi Municipal Council.

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