Bids invited to procure solar and bundled power from NTPC’s Rajasthan solar project

NTPC Limited’s wholly-owned subsidiary, NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN), has sought bids to procure solar and round-the-clock solar bundled with thermal power from NTPC’s 735 megawatts (MW) Nokh solar project in Rajasthan and projects developed by other generators. By floating the tender, NTPC intends to encourage the bidder to procure green power or bundled […]

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NLC India – erstwhile Neyveli Lignite – adds 517 MW power generating capacity in FY21

State-owned NLC India Ltd. (NLCIL), earlier known as Neyveli Lignite Ltd., has made a capacity addition of 517.5 MW in 2020-21. This includes 500 MW of lignite-based thermal power and 17.5 MW of solar with battery energy storage system. With this, NLCIL and its subsidiaries’ installed power generating capacity has increased to 6,061.06 MW. During the year, […]

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NTPC adds 660 MW to Tanda power project in Uttar Pradesh

State-owned power giant NTPC Ltd has added 660 MW Unit-2 of Tanda Super Thermal Power Station in Uttar Pradesh to its installed capacity.“Unit-2 of 660 MW capacity of Tanda Super Thermal Power Station, Stage-II (2 x 660 MW) has successfully completed the trial operation and consequently included in the installed capacity of NTPC Group from March 31, […]

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India to firm up funds for AUSC thermal power project by March end, says power minister

The tie-up of funds for the demonstrative thermal power project with Advanced Ultra Super Critical (AUSC) technology is expected to be done by month-end, the Indian parliament was informed this week. The AUSC technology is designed to help power plants burn less coal for electricity production while reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. The sponsoring agency […]

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