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NTPC Limited
Sector:Power Power - Generation and Supply
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Business Profile
NTPC Limited is the largest thermal-power generating company of India. A public sector company, it was incorporated in the year 1975 to accelerate power development in the country. Since then, it has grown to become the largest power utility of the country. The installed capacity of NTPC as on March 31, 2005 is 23,749 MW through its 13 coal based (19,480 MW), 7 gas/liquid fuel based (3,955 MW) and 3 joint-venture (coal based) projects (314 MW). NTPC has generated 1,61,557 million units (MUs) of electricity in 2004-05 including 2,447 million units generated by JV companies.

NTPC has mostly built regional power stations supplying power to the various states in the region as per the power allocation formula approved by the government of India. As at the end of March 2005, NTPC`s installed capacity was about 19.79% of the total installed capacity of the country and contributed to 27.09% of the total power generation of the country during 2004-05. NTPC has adopted multi-pronged growth strategy to become a 46,000 MW plus company by the year 2012 and 66,000 MW company by 2017. The strategy, inter-alia, includes capacity addition through green field projects, expansion of existing stations, joint ventures, takeover of SEB`s stations, significant addition of hydro-capacity, and forays into non-conventional and nuclear power generation.

NTPC has also entered into a MoU with Petronet LNG for arranging one MMTPA of LNG which can be used to overcome shortage of gas at the existing gas power stations of NTPC. In March 2006, the NTPC board accorded the investment approval for Korba Super Thermal Power project Stage III (1 X 500 MW) at current estimated cost of Rs. 24,484.91 million (Rs. 22,737.98 million + USD 39.26 million). Further, NTPC signed a MoU with The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) for implementation of distributed generation projects in villages in India.

The company reported fall of 1.15% in standalone net profit on y-o-y basis to Rs 25.88 billion, while total income climbed 7.71% y-o-y basis to Rs 228.40 billion for the quarter ended June 2018.

Recent Developments
NTPC has acquired Barauni Thermal Power Station (720 MW) in District Begusarai, Bihar from Bihar State Power Generation Company effective 00:00 hours on December 15, 2018. The 720 MW coal-based power station has 2 units of 110 MW each (under R&M) and 2 units of 250 MW

NTPC announced that the company participated in the 550 MW tender floated by Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) for grid-connected Solar projects.

NTPC announced that Unit#3 of 800 MW of Kudgi Super Thermal Project, Stage-I (3 X 800 MW) will be declared on commercial operation w.e.f 00:OO Hrs of September 15, 2018.

NTPC announced a decline in standalone net profit for the quarter ended June 2018. During the quarter, the profit of the company declined 1.15% to Rs 25,881.00 million from Rs 26,182.00 million in the same quarter previous year.

NTPC has acquired 27.36% equity of Bihar State Power Generation Co. (BSPGCL) in Kanti Bijlee Utpadan Nigam (KBUN) which owns 610 MW Muzaffarpur Thermal Power Station and 50% equity of BSPGCL in Nabinagar Power Generating Company (NPGC) which is developing 1980 MW Nabinagar Super Thermal Power Project in district Aurangabad, Bihar.

NTPC disclosed a substantial rise in standalone net profit for the quarter ended March 2018. During the quarter, the profit of the company rose 40.69% to Rs 29,255.90 million from Rs 20,794.00 million in the same quarter previous year.

For FY 2017-18, NTPC generated 265.80 billion Units against 250.31 billion Units generated in the previous year, registering an increase of 6.19%. For Q4 FY 2017-18, NTPC generated 68.56 billion Units against 63.77 billion Units generated in Q4 FY 2016-17, registering an increase of 7.51%.

With an aim to improve the performance of Power Sector in Bihar, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the Government of Bihar (GoB) and NTPC Tuesday at Patna in the presence of the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, R. K. Singh and Chief Minister of Bihar, Shri Nitish Kumar.

Future Plans
NTPC`s plans to sell electricity in the spot market, under which around 65% power generated from two of its projects is to be offered at a market-based price through short-term sales, is set to get the Centre`s nod shortly. The company - the country`s largest power generator - is in the process of working out a pricing policy for such sales.

In Brief

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