An Engineering graduate from Jadavpur University and MBA from MDI Gurgaon, I have experience of over 35 years in NTPC Limited. I have worked at Talcher and Farakka Super thermal power plants of NTPC and for past twenty years have been working in business development department of NTPC Limited in Delhi. I have also served as MD of BIFPCL ( a 50:50 JV between NTPC and BPDB, a Govt of Bangladesh company) in Khulna for four years till 2017 end. I achieved USD 2Bn financial closure for the BIFPCL project in record time.
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NTPC is a Government of India Enterprise, with a rich experience of more than 42 years in development, engineering and operation & maintenance of large power projects with multiple fuels like coal, gas and renewables etc. Today, with 52,946 MW of installed generation capacity (including around 900 MW from solar and 800 MW from hydro-power), NTPC is the largest electricity generating company in South Asia, meeting approx. 25% of India’s power needs and supplying around 500 MW to SAARC region. NTPC has been ranked no.1 IPP by Platts in 2018 and is globally the 12th largest power generator in the world. It is the 408th largest company in the world as per Forbes ranking in 2017.
NTPC is now also looking for opportunities to expand its global footprint by venturing into power sector of other potential countries. Currently, NTPC is in the advanced stage of actual implementation of a 1320 MW imported coal-based power project in Bangladesh and finalizing a 500 MW LNG / gas-based power project and a 50 MW Solar Power Project in Sri Lanka.
Besides doing end-to-end engineering and O&M of its own thermal power plants and renewable projects, NTPC utilizes its in-house capability, expertise and experience to take up complete range of consultancy services from “concept to commissioning and beyond”, which includes operation & maintenance services of power plants, renovation and modernization of old power stations and efficiency and availability improvement of existing projects for clients in India and abroad. It’s worth mentioning here that NTPC has a strong credential of providing range of global consultancy services in power sector over the last three decades.