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NTPC to be Low cost and Low Emission Utility

07th Nov, 2016

NTPC is the third largest power company in terms of coal based power generation capacity, 2nd in PLF, 3rd in machine availability and 7th in terms of electricity generation, among the top twenty coal based power generating companies globally, which is a matter of great pride for NTPC family said Shri Gurdeep Singh, CMD ,NTPC addressing the employees on the occasion of 41st raising day of the company today. He also shared the new Vision and Core Values of the company on the occasion.

Vision -To be the world's leading power company, energizing India's growth. Core Values – ICOMIT – Integrity ,Customer focus, Organisational pride, Mutual respect and Trust, Innovation and Learning, Total quality and Safety.

Shri Gurdeep Singh, CMD, unfurled the NTPC Flag and addressed all employees of the company on the occasion of 41st Raising Day,2016 at Engineering Office Complex at Noida and the same was being projected through web-cast across all Stations,Pojects,Regions and Subsidiaries.

All the Functional Directors of the company - Shri A. K Jha, Director(Technical), Shri S.C.Pandey,Director(Projects), Shri K.K. Sharma,Director(Operations), Shri K. Biswal, Director(Finance), and Shri S Roy,Director (HR) were present on the occasion

Shri Singh stressed on NTPC being a learning organization for better company and individual performance, he urged NTPC's Power Management Institute and research arm NETRA to play a crucial role. Speaking about Environment Management he said NTPC has to ensure minimum impact on the environment from its power stations and carry forward the slogan " Low cost Low emission to maintain its position as a leader in the sector. NTPC is creating additional carbon sinks by planting one crore saplings during this financial year and the upcoming Telengana Thermal Power Project shall be most modern complying with the latest environment norms he said.

He spoke about efforts of NTPC's to bring down energy charges stopping import of coal , ensuring better quality coal through third party sampling and coal rationalization. Expressing his faith in the improvement of health of the Discoms with introduction of UDAY scheme of Govt. of India, CMD said the demand for power will increase in near future.

Inclusion of safety as a Core Values is to ensure safe practices in all areas of Company's operations he said. He appreciated Team NTPC's efforts for achieving highest generation on 9th September, 2016 , performance of Koldam Hydro project, start of work at Pakhri Barwadih coal mine, for being the first company to issue Masala bonds, Consultancy Wing for providing services to nearly 18000 MW projects in the country and construction of toilets for Swachch Bharat campaign under CSR.

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