THDC India Limited (THDCIL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) defining the Performance Parameters for the financial year 2016-17 with Ministry of Power (MOP) at New Delhi on 14.07.2016. On behalf of Ministry of Power, Sh. P.K.Pujari, Secretary (Power), Govt. of India and on behalf of THDCIL, Sh. R.S.T. Sai, CMD signed the MOU. Smt. Archana Agarwal, Joint Secretary (Hydro) from MOP was also present on this occasion. From THDCIL Sh. D.V.Singh ,Director ( Technical), Sh.S.K.Biswas,Director (Personnel),Sh. Sridhar Patra ,Director ( Finance ) ,Sh. U. C. Kannaujia G.M.(S.P.)and Sh. R.N. Singh, Addl.GM(SP), were present during the signing of the MoU.
Energy generation target has been fixed as 110% of the design energy i.e. 3952 MU for the excellent rating) for the year 2016-17. THDC India Limited has contributed 1000 MW in the Xth Five Year Plan from Tehri HPP and contributed 400 MW from Koteshwar HEP in XIth Five Year Plan in Hydro Sector and 50 MW Wind Power recently in XII Five Year Plan.
Since the commissioning of its first project viz. Tehri Dam & Hydro Power Plant (THPP-1000 MW) a multipurpose project on the river Bhagirathi in 2006-07 and Koteshwar HEP (400 MW) in 2011-12, THDCIL is a profit making organization. Tehri Dam project started with the status of a project of 'National Significance' during its planning stage and was successfully commissioned in spite of stringent opposition during its implementation.
THDCIL is one of the premier hydro power generators in the country with installed capacity of 1450 MW with commissioning of Tehri & Koteshwar Hydro Electric Projects in Uttarakhand and 50MW Wind Power at Patan in Gujrat to its credit and is bestowed with 'Mini Ratna-Category-I & Schedule 'A' Status.