Hyderabad: The 1,200 MWs Singareni Thermal Power Plant (STPP) in Jaipur of Mancherial district has secured all-India sixth rank in power generation with a plant load factor (PLF) 92.49 per cent during the first quarter from April to June this financial year.
Among the 25 thermal power stations in the country, the Singareni thermal power plant secured sixth rank in the power generation. During April this year, the Jaipur plant secured seventh place with power generation at 98.57 PLF.
In May, the PLF was 89 per cent and 90 percent in June, making it an average of 92.49 per cent in the first quarter.
The power plant had generated 2,424 million units of power during the first quarter and distributed 2,283 million units for the requirement of Telangana. The power station had produced energy worth Rs 944 crore during the first quarter of this financial year when compared to Rs 711 crore during the corresponding period last year.
Congratulating the staff and employees of the power plant, Singareni Collieries Company Limited chairman and managing director N Sridhar called upon employees to continue to work with the same spirit to generate power generation with highest PLF to meet the power requirement of Telangana.
The Singareni power station had achieved 100 per cent PLF in September 2018, February 2019 and February 2020. The power station had won several national awards in power generation and cent per cent utilisation of ash, the end product of the thermal power station.
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