India’s largest power generation company, NTPC registered highest ever gross electricity generation in a single day on February 28, showing preparedness that it is fully geared to meet the spurt in demand as the economy gathers steam and the approaching summer season.
NTPC Group along with its joint venture projects recorded highest ever gross generation of 907.50 million units (MU) on the last day of February from its Coal, Gas, Hydro Solar and Wind power stations. On a standalone basis, the Maharatna company’s power stations generated 819.36 MU on February 28, which is also the highest on a single day till date. NTPC’s plant load factor (PLF) stood at 79.38% in February.
NTPC Group generation has registered a growth of 6.55 % till date and over 11% in the current quarter as compared to the same period last year.