Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has sought the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to safeguard the livelihood and environment of 27 villages of the state bordering Chhattishgarh, which are likely to be affected by a 1,600 Mw power plant
Bond issued by the India's largest power generating company NTPC Ltd were oversubscribed by 2.5 times. The company issued its 62nd series of taxable secured non-convertible debentures on Friday with bullet repayment after 10 years.
The country’s largest power producer, NTPC, raised Rs 2,000 crore through rupee-denominated green masala bonds from offshore markets. The company launched the bonds on Wednesday, with an initial target to raise Rs 1,000 crore.
The Centre's green panel has deferred its decision on granting environment clearance to NTPC's Rs 17,820-crore super thermal project in Chhatarpur district, Madhya Pradesh, for want of more information and clearance from the wildlife authorities.
State-owned NTPC has achieved savings of approximately 30 paise per unit – approximately Rs 550 crore per month – on account of coal rationalisation and reduction in imports of fossil fuel, Parliament was informed on Monday.
The three 'Maharatna' public sector utilities (PSUs), NTPC, Coal India and Indian Oil, would form a special purpose vehicle (SPV) to revive three fertiliser units in UP, the Union Cabinet approved today.
From managing Gujarat State Electricity Corporation to being part of multinationals CLP and AES, and now heading thermal power giant NTPC, 51-year-old Gurdeep Singh has experience across the power industry.