THDC India Limited (THDCIL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) defining the Performance Guarantee Parameters for the financial year 2014-15 with Ministry of Power (MOP) at New Delhi on 26.03.2014. On behalf of Ministry of Power, Sh. P.K. Sinha, Secretary (Power), Govt. of India and on behalf of THDCIL, Sh. R.S.T. Sai, CMD signed the MOU in the presence of Sh. Devender Choudhary, Addl. Secretary, MOP, Sh. Mukesh Jain, Joint Secretary (Hydro), MOP, Sh. Deepak Sarwal, GM(SP & KSTPP) & Sh. R.N. Singh, Addl.GM(SP) THDCIL, and other senior officials of MOP & THDCIL.
Energy generation target of 4410 MU (for excellent rating) has been set for the year 2014-15. 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. THDCIL also has plans to increase its installed capacity to 2424 MW by the end of XIIth 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 and has generated 26,327.45 MU energy till 25th March 2014. 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 1400 MW with commissioning of Tehri & Koteshwar Dam to its credit and is bestowed with 'Mini Ratna-Category-I & Schedule 'A' Status.