Two Major Power Stations of SJVNL 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydroelectric Station.
State-owned power company SJVN on Monday said its 1,500 MW Nathpa Jhakri hydroelectric power unit and 412 MW Rampur plant achieved the highest ever power generation in July this year.
SJVNL’s power stations made record monthly power generation.
SJVN Ltd. The Nathpa Jhakri Hydroelectric Unit generated 121.66 crore units of electricity while the Rampur unit produced 33.59 crore units, the NPP said in a statement. Both the plants are located in Himachal Pradesh.
Two major power stations of SJVNL 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydroelectric Station, which is the largest underground power house in the country and 412 MW Rampur Hydroelectric Station have set a new record for the highest ever power generation in July 2021.
Nathpa Jhakri Hydroelectric Station has achieved highest monthly power generation, which has increased to 1216.565 Million Units from 1213.101 Million Units as on 31st July, 2021. Rampur Hydroelectric Station has also surpassed its previous best generation of 333.6951 Million Units in July 2020 by generating 335.9057 Million Units in July 2021.
Record power generation in July from SJVN’s Nathpa Jhakri, Rampur power stations.
According to the statement, electricity generation on monthly basis from Nathpa Jhakri district power station has crossed the previous record. At the same time, Rampur power station has broken its old record by producing 33.59 crore units of electricity. This power station had produced the highest 33.37 crore units of electricity in any one month before this.SJVN is a joint venture company of Government of India and Himachal Pradesh.
SJVNL Chairman and Managing Director Nand Lal Sharma has congratulated the employees of SJVN on this achievement. He said that I sincerely appreciate the tireless efforts of the team to take SJVNL to new heights.
To provide 24 hours electricity to the nation, made tireless efforts even during the crisis of covid-19. The design energy of Nathpa Jhakri is 6612 Million Units while the design energy of 7445 Million Units and Rampur HPS is 1878 Million Units and the production is 2098 Million Units.
The company has a portfolio of more than 9000 MW, out of which 2016.5 MW projects are in operation, Projects of 3156 MW are under construction and 4046 MW projects are in pipeline. SJVNL has presence in nine states of India and two countries outside India. SJVNL is moving fast to achieve an installed capacity of 5000 MW by 2023 and 12000 MW by 2030 and 25000 MW by 2040.