THDCIL aims to generate 4,600 MUs of power this fiscal
New Delhi: State-run THDC India (THDCIL) has inked a performance pact with the power ministry with a plan to generate of 4,600 million units of electricity this fiscal.
“Energy generation target of 4,600 MUs (for excellent rating) has been set for the year 2017-18,” THDC India said in a statement today.
THDC India had contributed 1,000 MW in the 10th Five Year Plan from Tehri hydro power project and contributed 400 MW from Koteshwar hydro project in 11th Five Year Plan in Hydro sector.
The company signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) defining the Performance Guarantee Parameters for the financial year 2017-18 with Ministry of Power (MOP) today.
Since the commissioning of its first project viz. Tehri Dam & Hydro Power Plant (THPP-1000 MW) a multipurpose project on the river Bhagirathi in 2006-07 and Koteshwar HEP (400 MW) in 2011-12, the THDCIL is a profit making organization and has generated 39839.96 MU energy till May 31 May 2017.