Consumption of electricity in Punjab: Structure and growth

@inproceedings{Bhargava2009ConsumptionOE,
  title={Consumption of electricity in Punjab: Structure and growth},
  author={Nisha Bhargava and Baldev Singh and Shakuntla Gupta},
  year={2009}
}
Electricity has played a pivotal role in the development of Punjab economy. Of late there has been a steep rise in the demand for electricity in the state. The present study undertakes a holistic view of growth of demand for electricity in the state. The technique applied is multiple regression and secondary data is used for the purpose of analysis. The study concludes that demand for electricity in the state is price inelastic but income elastic for majority of consuming sectors. An important… CONTINUE READING