Neyveli Lignite Corp’s Q1 output grows 6.4%
Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd (NLC) produced 66.36 lakh tonnes of lignite in the first quarter of 2013-14 against a target of 65.60 lt , which resulted in a growth of 6.4 per cent over the corresponding period of the previous fiscal. The overburden removal resulted in a growth of 24.46 per cent by removing 451.16 lakh cubic metres against a target of 412.75 lakh cubic metres.
The growth in power generation was 6.44 per cent as it generated 5377.51 million units against a target of 4,850 million units. TPS-I Expn generated 920.91 mu during the quarter, which is the highest power generation in any quarter since the inception of the plant.