Ministry of Power

Total outstanding dues of States reduced by Rs 24,680 crore: Ministry of Power

In a statement, the ministry said the total outstanding dues of States which were at Rs 137,949 crore as on June 3, 2022, have been reduced by Rs 24,680 crore to Rs 113,269 crore with the timely payment of just four (4) EMIs. "For payment of EMI of Rs 24,680 crore, five States have taken a loan of Rs 16,812 crore from PFC and REC and eight States have opted to make their own arrangement," the ministry said in the statement.

NTPC output surges 15.1 per cent in first half of 2022-23

India's largest power producer NTPC recorded an output of 203.5 BU from April to September 2022 period, registering an increase of 15.1 per cent when compared with 176.8 BU recorded in the corresponding period of the last year, as per data released by the Ministry of Power.