Tagged: NTPC

NTPC Q3 profit declines 4.4% as expenses grow

NTPC’s profit for the quarter ended December 31 declined 4.4% year-on-year to Rs 2,360.8 crore as expenses grew 11.5% to Rs 18,443.8 crore. The company’s depreciation, amortisation and impairment expenses went up by 26.7%...

India: new 200 MW tender issued at Pavagada solar park

The government of Karnataka has approved the tendering of 200 MW of additional solar power at the Pavagada solar park by Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL). The Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) is...

GMR, B’desh to sign deal to evacuate power

GMR Upper Karnali Hydropower, the developer of the 900 MW Upper Karnali Hydroelectric Project, is preparing to sign a power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Bangladeshi government to evacuate energy produced by the scheme...

Power: Adverse tariff order, subdued utilization

The financial performance of power utilities remained subdued in the March quarter. Overall power generation is up just 3.4%. Comparatively, generation at India’s largest producer NTPC Ltd increased 2.8%. Utilization at thermal power plants...

NTPC installs AC Microgrid at NETRA in Greater Noida

National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) on Thursday announced the installation of an AC Microgrid test bed of 110 KWp Solar PV with demand side management at the NTPC Energy Technology Research Alliance (NETRA),...

NTPC Profit Dips as Tax Costs Jump, Competition Intensifies

NTPC Ltd.’s fourth-quarter profit fell 7.7 percent as India’s biggest power producer faced competition from rivals and taxes increased. Profit for the three months ended March 31 decreased to 27.2 billion rupees ($405 million) from...

NTPC warns BSES of cut in power supply from 10 May

State-run NTPC Ltd told two units of Reliance Infrastructure Ltd, which distributes electricity in large parts of Delhi, that power supply will be cut from 10 May over non-payment of dues, highlighting the financial...

NTPC developing battery to store solar power

In what promises to be a game changer for India’s energy security efforts, state-owned NTPC Ltd is developing a battery to store electricity generated from solar power projects. The plan is at the research...