This news article by Economic Times shows how COVID-19 has severely impacted energy consumption in India just under 2 weeks. This is really surprising as India is the third largest energy consumer in the world and the biggest steep was found in areas that housed a large number of industries.
Abdi, B. (2020, March). Coronavirus impact: Within ten days, 26 per cent fall in India’s energy consumption. The Economic Times.
Bilal Abdi, "Coronavirus impact: Within ten days, 26 per cent fall in India’s energy consumption", contributed by Namitha Sunny, The Energy Rights Project, Platform for Experimental Collaborative Ethnography, last modified 8 June 2020, accessed 26 November 2022. https://energyrights.info/content/coronavirus-impact-within-ten-days-26-cent-fall-india’s-energy-consumption