Visakhapatnam

Shortage of coal: NTPC unit shutdown

Unit-1 of NTPC Simhadri Super Thermal Power Station has been shutdown due to short-supply of coal from Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd.

An NTPC official said production of 500 MW from the unit had been stopped from Sunday due to shortage of coal. Other units are functioning normally. Due to alarming situation, a team comprising senior officials rushed to Odisha to hold talks with MCL to ensure normal supply.

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Printable version | Mar 29, 2020 9:31:27 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Visakhapatnam/shortage-of-coal-ntpc-unit-shutdown/article20446782.ece

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