INDIACSR News Network
NEW DELHI: NTPC Limited, India’s largest power utility released its Sustainability Report “Powering with care …” today highlighting company’s step towards sustaining greener environment, conserving natural resources such as energy, water etc. The Report also mentions companys’ commitment towards Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility.
The report for the year 2011-12 which was released by Dr. Arup Roy Choudhury, Chairman and Managing Director of NTPC is a self declared B+ report and in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G3.0 guidelines.
The report has been externally assured by the assurance provider, M/s DNV AS, as per the assurance standard AA1000. Key challenges and opportunities in power sector, NTPC’s strengths and strategies to meet these challenges are part of this report. Other aspects under Economic, Environment and Social performance indicators have also been included.
NTPC has an installed capacity of 41,184 MW through 16 coal based, two solar renewable, seven gas / liquid fuel and seven Joint Venture power stations. NTPC added a record capacity of 4170 MW during the year 2012-13 surpassing its earlier best capacity addition of 2,820 MW during 2011-12.