Tagged: NTPC

Two auctions to determine subsidy for gas-based power plants

The government’s bailout package for gas-based power generation companies would have differential subsidy mechanism and separate bidding for stranded and underutilised plants. It has classified 14,305 megawatts (Mw) as stranded gas-based power capacity, which...

NTPC eyeing stranded private power project

NEW DELHI: Country’s largest power producer NTPC (BSE 0.16 %) is planning to acquire a plant with up to 4,000 MW capacity for about Rs 20,000 crore, said a source. The company is in...

Coal India agrees to NTPC’s sample testing

KOLKATA: NTP  has prevailed in its standoff with the monopoly public sector miner Coal India, which has now agreed to the longstanding demand of raising bills and taking payments on the basis of fuel...

Andhra Pradesh inks MoUs for 24×7 power

Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday took the first step towards becoming self-reliant in the power sector by entering into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Union power ministry to implement ‘Power For All’ (24×7...

NTPC wary over Alstom graft probe

NTPC is yet to award a power generation equipment order valued at around Rs1,270 crore to Alstom JV Concerned over the US justice department’s bribery investigation of France’s Alstom SA, India has raised the issue...

AIPEF opposes move to dismantle DVC

AIPEF opposes move to dismantle DVC Tuesday April 29, 2014 Chandigarh All India power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) has urged the Prime Minister to stop the game plan of Arup Roychudhary NTPC Chairman who also...

NTPC frames new policy for unprofessional vendors

Country’s largest power producer NTPC, which does Rs. 50,000-crore worth public procurements every year, has put in place a detailed policy on banning business dealings involving unprofessional and frivolous vendors. The new policy, introduced last month,...

NTPC pays dues, ends conflict with Coal India

KOLKATA: State-run power producer NTPC has settled the dues of two Coal India subsidiaries, bringing to a close a protracted tussle over quality of fuel the state-run miner was providing. “Dues at Eastern Coalfields and Bharat Coking Coal...