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NTPC capacity crosses 48K Mark- with first 800MW Unit at Kudgi

26th Dec, 2016

With commissioning of 800MW unit at Kudgi Super Thermal Power Station in Karnataka , the total installed capacity of the largest Power Utility of the country NTPC has risen to 48028 MW. This is the first 800 MW Unit commissioned by NTPC. Company has 19 coal based, 7 gas based, 9 solar PV, one Hydro and 9 Subsidiaries / Joint Venture power stations.

Company has capacity of over 23,000 MW under implementation at 23 locations across the country including 4300 MW being undertaken by joint venture and subsidiary companies.

NTPC is playing a major role in meeting the power needs of the country and contributing to its economic and social development contributing nearly 24 % of country’s generation. NTPC has a vision to be the world's leading power company, energizing India's growth and plans to become 130GW company by 2032.

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