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Highest Single Day Generation by NTPC Stations

09th Dec, 2013

NTPC the largest power generator in the country generated 672.44 Million Units (MUs) with 100.19% Capacity Availability from its coal stations on 7th Dec.’2013, which is the highest daily generation achieved by NTPC coal stations in the current financial year. Total generation (coal + gas) on the day stood at 710.54 MUs, which is also the highest daily generation achieved by the company in the current financial year. Seven out of 16 coal stations achieved >95% PLF on December 7th out of which three stations achieved >100% PLF.

In 2012-13 NTPC stations achieved gross generation of 232.028 Billion Units (BUs) as against 222.068 BUs in the previous year, registering a growth of 4.49%.

With an installed capacity of 42454 MW through 16 coal based, 7 gas based, 2 solar renewable and 7 Joint Venture power stations, NTPC contributes around 28 percent of electricity in the country, with about 19 percent of India's installed capacity.

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