NTPC Ltd has achieved 100 per cent Plant Load Factor (PLF) on Saturday at three of its thermal power stations.
NTPC Vindhyachal (4760 MW) in Madhya Pradesh, NTPC Talcher Kaniha (3000 MW) in Odisha and NTPC Sipat (2980 MW) in Chhattisgarh achieved 100 per cent PLF demonstrating exceptional operational efficiency and optimum capacity utilisation despite lockdown on account of COVID-19 pandemic.
A central PSU under the Ministry of Power, NTPC is India’s largest power generator.
At the same time, NTPC Koldam in Himachal Pradesh is emerging as one of the best hydropower stations in the country for FY20-21.
Earlier, on April 13 NTPC Vindhyachal- country’s largest power station- had achieved 100 per cent plus PLF.
Beyond power output, NTPC is making a rich contribution to the social welfare activities for the underprivileged section and migrant workers by providing ration and medical aid amidst COVID-19 situation.
NTPC is strictly adhering to the guidelines in its fight against COVID-19 by maintaining social distancing at all its establishments and power stations across the country.
With NTPC Group’s total installed 62110 MW capacity, NTPC has 70 Power stations comprising of 24 Coal, 7 combined cycle gas/liquid fuel, 1 Hydro, 13 renewable along with 25 JV Power Stations.