Effects of COVID-19 on Indian Energy Consumption

  title={Effects of COVID-19 on Indian Energy Consumption},
  author={Kentaka Aruga and Md. Monirul Islam and Arifa Jannat},
Just after the Indian government issued the first lockdown rule to cope with the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in March 2020, the energy consumption in India plummeted dramatically. However, as the lockdown relaxed, energy consumption started to recover. In this study, we investigated how COVID-19 cases affected Indian energy consumption during the COVID-19 crisis by testing if the lockdown release had a positive impact on energy consumption and if richer regions were quicker to recover… 

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