India’s largest power generator, NTPC Ltd recently announced its total installed capacity increasing to 58,156 MW with the commissioning of 1st Unit of 800 MW at Darlipali Super Thermal Power Project in Odisha.
With this addition, the total installed capacity of NTPC and NTPC group has become 49,695 MW and 58,156 MW respectively. During the current financial year, the company has installed total of 3,030 MW capacity across five different plant locations.
NTPC currently operates in 55 power stations (24 Coal, 7 combined cycle gas/liquid fuel, 2 Hydro, 1 Wind and 11 solar projects) and has 10 coal and 1 gas station, owned by Joint ventures or subsidiaries and 11 renewable energy projects. The present installed capacity of NTPC is 58,156 MW including 7,801 MW through JVs/Subsidiaries.