Chief Minister's Office Government of Telangana
08th Jul, 2014
NTPC Limited has agreed to set up 4000 MW Power Generation Plant at Ramagundam adjacent to their existing units as an expansion unit.
The Honourable Chief Minister assured the NTPC Chairman and Managaing Director Dr. Arup Roy Choudhury, who called on him today at Secretariat, Hyderabad that, the required coal linkage for NTPC plant will be taken up by the Telangana government with Government of India.
He has agreed to provide the required land in Toto either from out of the available land or from acquiring from Singareni.
The Chief Minister also said that the government will undertake filling the mines with ash. The Chairman NTPC said that the work at the unit will commence immediately and first unit will be completed within 39 months. Necessary environmental clearances will be obtained by Telangana government for establishing the unit.
Along with Chairman & Managing Director NTPC, Sri.N.N.Misra, Director Operations, Sri.A.K.Jha, Director Technical, Sri. R.Venkateswaran, Regional Executive Director (South) have called on the Chief Minister.
Sri.Suresh Chanda, Prl. Secretary Energy & CMD Transco, Sri.D.Prabhakar Rao, CMD Genco and Sri. S.Narsing Rao Prl.Secy. to CM are present in the meeting.
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