NTPC Records Impressive Surge in Coal Dispatch and Production, Achieving 90% Growth

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NTPC, India’s leading integrated power utility, reports a remarkable upsurge in coal dispatch and production, marking substantial growth and robust operational performance in FY 2023-24.

NTPC has achieved exceptional growth in coal dispatch from its captive mines, boasting a staggering 90 percent increase compared to the corresponding period in the previous fiscal year. The company achieved an impressive coal dispatch milestone, reaching 23.12 Million Metric Tonnes (MMT) by November-end in FY24, compared to 12.17 MMT in FY23, highlighting a significant upward trajectory in coal supply.

Moreover, NTPC reported a commendable coal production of 22.08 MMT by November-end in FY24, indicating an 80 percent surge over the same period in the previous fiscal year. This robust performance underscores NTPC’s unwavering dedication to enhancing coal production and ensuring a steady and efficient supply to fulfill the nation’s energy demands.

NTPC’s cumulative coal production from its operational captive coal mines — Pakri Barwadih & Chatti-Bariatu Coal Mines in Jharkhand, Dulanga Coal Mine in Odisha, and Talaipalli Coal Mine in Chhattisgarh — has crossed the 91 MMT mark.

To sustain this remarkable growth trajectory in coal production, NTPC has implemented a series of strategic initiatives and cutting-edge technologies. These encompass stringent safety protocols, advanced mine planning methodologies, the integration of equipment automation, comprehensive workforce training programs, and the deployment of continuous monitoring and analysis systems. These multifaceted initiatives have played a pivotal role in streamlining operations, optimizing productivity, and prioritizing the safety of the workforce.

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