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The Installed Capacity of Electricity in India as on 31.03.2016 was 3,02,088 MW comprising of 2,10,675 MW thermal, 5,780 MW Nuclear, 42,784 MW hydro and 42849 MW renewable with the break up as follows:

Source

Installed capacity

Coal

185172  MW

61 %

Gas

24509    MW

8 %

Diesel

994        MW

1 %

Nuclear

5780      MW

2 %

Hydro

42783    MW

14 %

Renewables

(Wind, small hydro, Biomass, solar, industrial waste )

42849   MW

14     %

*As per Central Electricity Authority 31.03.2016