NTPC's Kahalgaon unit generates over 16,000 million units of power
Bhagalpur: Breaking all previous records, the National Thermal Power Corporation's Kahalgaon power plant has generated more than 16,000 million units of power in the current financial year, a top official has said.
Group General Manager of the NTPC's Super Thermal Power station, K Sreedhar told reporters here on Thursday that the generation of 16,178.28 milion units of power in the 2017-18 fiscal was an improvement of 2.63 per cent over the previous best record of 15,947.75 million units in the financial year 2016-17.
He also said that the Kahalgaon power plant also accorded priority to corporate social responsibility besides meeting efficient power generation goals.
"Our CSR initiatives include providing vocational training to unemployed youths," Sreedhar said.
The NTPC's Kahahlagon unit has tied up with the Central Institute for Plastics Engineering at Hajipur for providing a six-month-long training to youths, beginning next month, at an estimated cost of Rs 20 lakh.