Power sector has been fueling the growth of economy by providing energy source for rapid industrialization. It has become the lifeline of factories, commercial establishments, homes, and even most recreational facilities. Lack of power generation not only cause inconvenience, but major losses due to reduced industrial production.
The power sector has registered significant progress since the process of planned development of the economy began. Hydro -power and coal based thermal power have been the main sources of generating electricity. Nuclear power development is at slower pace, which was introduced in sixties. In spite of the overall development that has taken place, the power supply industry has been under constant pressure to bridge the gap between demand and supply. This has created spur in power plant jobs for young, enthusiastic and dynamic professionals.