NTPC to close down 11,000 MW of Polluting Units and Replace With New Efficient Ones : Goyal in RS

NTPC to replace polluting units with new ones which are highly efficient.

NTPC to close down 11,000 MW of Polluting Units and Replace With New Efficient Ones : Goyal in RS

State-owned NTPC Ltd has decided to close down roughly 11,000 MW of old thermal plants which are polluting and causing distress in the local areas also and not good for the country, union minister of state for power, RE, coal and mines, Piyush Goyal said on Monday.

Share of Thermal, Coal, RE and Nuclear Power in India’s Total Installed Power Generation Capacity

Share of Thermal, Coal, RE and Nuclear Power in India’s Total Installed Power Generation Capacity

The fuel wise break-up of India’s total installed Power generation capacity of 2,98,059.97 MW is shown in the graphic below INSTALLED CAPACITY AS ON 31.03.2016 (FIGURES IN MW) @ :  Renewable Energy Sources capacity is as on 31.12.2015 India’s Coal Based Generation Capacity is 62.13% of the total installed capacity of 2,98,059.97 MW as on March […]