News Brief | December 2015
Parliamentary Committee reviews performance of NLC
Parliamentary Consultative Committee attached to the Ministry of Coal, chaired by Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal & New & Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal, has reviewed the performance of Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd.
Sarat Kumar Acharya, CMD, NLC Ltd gave detailed presentation highlighting production and financial performance, capacity additions, and on-going and new projects. He informed members that NLC Ltd has become an energy company by diversifying into coal-based and renewable (solar, wind) power generation, with high growth target to be a 19 GW power company by 2025.
During discussion, all members appreciated the overall performance of NLC Ltd. and also asked NLC Ltd to explore installation of solar power plants in their states.