SJVN’s Power Stations Achieve Highest Ever Cumulative Generation of 9678 million Units in 2019-20-N.L.Sharma
(Shimla) Power Stations of SJVN achieved highest ever cumulative generation of 9678Million Units in the financial year 2019-20, the previous best being financial year 2015-16when SJVN achieved power generation of 9346 Million Units. Sh. Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director, while congratulating SJVN employees for this accomplishment informed that the present installed capacity of SJVN is 2015.2 MW, which includes 1912 MW of Hydro Power, 97.6 MW of Wind Power and 5.6 MW of Solar Power.Against the MoU Target of 9100 Million Units for Financial Year 2019-20 SJVN’s Power Station generated 9678 Million Units.He exhorted all the employees to work tirelessly to provide 24X7 power to the nation in the testing times aroused from the spread of COVID-19. He further said that owing to excellent operation & maintenance of 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Power Station, which is the country’s largest underground power house and 412 MW Rampur Hydro Power Station,SJVN is able to set this new record of highest ever generation. The design energy of 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri is 6612 Million Units and 412 MW Rampur HPS is 1878 Million Units, while these power station generated 7445 Million Units and 2098 Million Units respectively. These power stations achieved design energy in the Month of December,2019.He further added, based on excellent performance of Power Stations, SJVN has declared an interim dividend Rs. 668 Croresto its shareholders.While, till date company has paid Rs.7356.56 crore as dividend to its shareholders.