NTPC Ltd said that it will commence commercial operation at Unit 2 of 660 MW of Mouda Super Thermal Station, Stage-II (2 X 660 MW) with effect from 18.09.2017.
“Unit#2 of 660 MW of Mouda Super Thermal Station, Stage-II (2 X 660 MW) will be declared on commercial operation w.e.f 00:00 Hrs of 18.09.2017,” the company said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange.
Further, Unit 1 of 660 MW of Solapur Super Thermal Station (2 X 660 MW) will be declared on commercial operation w.e.f 00:00 Hrs of 25.09.2017.
With this, the commercial capacity of NTPC would become 42892 MW and that of NTPC Group would cross 50 GW and become 50108 MW, the filing added.
Meanwhile, shares of the company closed trading at Rs 169.00 apiece, down 0.53 per cent from the previous close on BSE.