The country’s largest power generation company, NTPC Ltd. has achieved the highest daily gross generation of 977.07 million units (MU) on July 28. NTPC's total generation includes power generated from its subsidiary and JV companies.
NTPC stated that five of its power stations Korba, Sipat and Lara in Chhattisgarh, Talcher Kaniha in Odisha and Koldam hydro in Himachal Pradesh exhibited exceptional performance and achieved 100 per cent plant load factor (PLF) on the day. NTPC’s previous best daily generation was 935.46 MU achieved on March 12, 2019.
With a total installed capacity of 62910 MW, NTPC Group has 70 Power stations comprising of 24 Coal, 7 combined cycle gas and liquid fuel, 1 hydro, 13 renewables along with 25 subsidiary and JV power stations.