K M Dayashankar
NTPC generates 361 billion units of power in FY22 when compared to 314 billion units in FY21
Achieves PLF of 70.74 percent against national average of 58.76 per cent in FY22
PEDDAPALLI: NTPC limited, the country’s largest power generator, with a present installed capacity of 68,982 MW, declared the financial results for financial year (FY22) 2022 on 20 May 2022.
NTPC Group generated 361 Billion Units and recorded highest ever annual generation in FY22 as compared to 314 Billion Units in FY21, an increase of 15 per cent. NTPC’s standalone gross generation in FY22 is 299 Billion Units as compared to 271 Billion Units in the corresponding previous year, registering an increase of 10 per cent.
NTPC Coal stations achieved a Plant Load Factor of 70.74 per cent as against the National Average of 58.76 per cent during the FY22.
On standalone basis, total income of NTPC for FY22 was ₹ 120,042.43 crore as against corresponding previous year total income of ₹ 103,552.71 crore, registering an increase of 15.92 per cent. Profit after Tax (PAT) for FY22 was ₹ 16,111.42 crore as against ₹ 13,769.52 crore in FY21, registering an increase of 17.01 per cent.
On consolidated basis, Total Income of the group for FY22 was ₹ 134,994.31 crore as against corresponding previous year Total Income of ₹ 115,546.83 crore, registering an increase of 16.83 per cent. PAT of the group for FY22 was ₹ 16,960.29 crore as against corresponding previous year PAT of ₹ 14,969.40 crore, registering an increase of 13.30 per cent.
The Board of Directors of NTPC Ltd. have recommended a final dividend @ 30 per cent of paid-up share capital i.e. ₹ 3.00 per equity share of face value of ₹ 10/- each for FY22, subject to the approval of the shareholders in the Annual General Meeting. The Company had paid an Interim Dividend @ 40 per cent of paid-up share capital i.e. ₹ 4.00 per equity share in February 2022. This is the 29thconsecutive year of dividend payment by the Company.