NTPC full form is National Thermal Power Corporation. National Thermal Power Corporation(NTPC) is India’s largest thermal power corporation company, according to the installed capacity and production capacity.
Apart from power generation, NTPC involves in power trading, equipment manufacturing, and power distribution, also works on renewable energy and coal mining.
NTPC has 33 power stations for coal mining, 7 gas stations for Combined Cycle Gas/Liquid fuel, 11 Solar Projects station,1 for hydropower, and 1 for wind and gas.
National Thermal Power Corporation(NTPC) also performs consultancy services for power generation or power plants. NTPC also helps domestic and international clients with power projects like Engineering project management projects etc.
NTPC generates more than 25% power. It produces 25 billion units of electricity in 1 month. NTPC is also listed on the stock exchange.
History of NTPC
Before 1975 NTPC was started on November 7 D.V Kapoor became the first chairman of NTPC on 19 March 1976. NTPC was recognized as a Navratna Company in 1997 and later in 2010 as a Maharatna Company.
Head Quarters and Branches of NTPC
NTPC headquarter is in New Delhi. National Thermal Power Corporation(NTPC) has its branch in all other places in India.
- Bhubaneshwar(ER-II HQ)
- Delhi(Hydro HQ)
- Patna(ER-I HQ)
- Mumbai(WR-I HQ)
- Raipur(WR-II HQ)