Tagged: NTPC

NTPC orders transformers and shunt reactors from ABB

India’s central power generation utility NTPC has awarded a contract to ABB for supply generator transformers and shunt reactors. The equipment supplied under the $27m contract will be installed at a greenfield 2x800MW thermal...

NTPC takes CERC to court over new tariff guidelines

ate-run NTPC has filed a writ petition in the Delhi High Court, seeking a stay on the tariff guidelines recently issued by Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) for power plants catering to more than...

NTPC to be most hurt by new power tariff order, says Fitch

NTPC ,India’s largest thermal power generator, would be the most hurt among the country’s rated state-linked electricity utilities by the Indian electricity market regulator’s final tariff order for the upcoming five-year regulatory period from...

NTPC seeks coal-based power assets

The company has asked interested parties to offer their power plants, whether operational, commissioned, synchronised, under construction or under planning stages NTPC issued an expression of interest (EoI) on Thursday, seeking to buy coal-based power...

Toshiba Corp wins USD 180 mn order from NTPC

Chennai-based Toshiba JSW Power Systems Pvt Ltd, a Toshiba Group company, has been awarded a contract by NTPC “for the supply of two 800 MW super-critical steam turbine and generator island packages for the...

Andhra Pradesh staring at 2,000 MW power deficit

Despite chief minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy’s tall claims that AP will not reel under power cuts this summer due to good monsoons and additional capacity coming into operations, it may be yet another...

NTPC evaluates takeovers of power projects

The company has created a committee under the board’s supervision to evaluate these opportunities State-owned NTPC Ltd is evaluating taking over at least six projects including Larsen and Toubro Ltd’s (L&T) Rajpura project in...

Power tariff in Bihar likely to go up from April 1

Power tariff in Bihar is likely to go up from April 1 following increase in the cost of power generation and transmission, energy minister Bijendra Prasad Yadav said at a press conference here on Tuesday. He said the state...

NTPC in Andhra Pradesh lags behind in power generation

The shortage of coal supply from the Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) following the incessant rains during the monsoon season and the frequent tripping of power stations had forced the National Thermal Power Corporation...

NTPC to commission 9,000 MW capacity by 2017

Power producing firm NTPC has lined up new projects of 19,000 MW capacity, nearly half of that would be commissioned by 2017. “Around 9,000 MW capacity are likely to come up during the 12th...

Power generation hit at NTPC’s Kanhia unit

BHUBANESWAR: With NTPC’s power generation plant producing about one-third of its capacity due to lack of coal supply in wake of the violence in the Talcher coalfields here, efforts are on to resume power...