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NTPC-SAIL Power Company Private Limited
एनटीपीसी - सेल पावर कंपनी प्राइवेट लिमिटेड
Joint Venture of NTPC Limited and SAIL
Industry Thermal Power Plant
Founded 2001
Headquarters Delhi, India
Key people
Shri K K Sharma
Products Electricity
Revenue Increase 1,316.9 million (US$20 million) (2015-16)
Increase17,378.6 million (US$260 million)(2015–16)[1]
Website [1]

NSPCL[2][3] (NTPC-SAIL Power Company Limited) is a 50:50 joint venture company of NTPC Limited[4] and SAIL[5] to generate power for various steel plants throughout India.[6] It is one of the institutional category III profit making PSEs.[7]


NTPC and SAIL joined forces in March 2001 and took over a captive power plant (consisting of 2x60MW generators) located at the Durgapur Steel Plant and another (also 2x60MW) at the Rourkela Steel Plant.

NTPC formed another joint venture company with SAIL on in March 2002 in the name of Bhilai Electric Supply Company Ltd. (BESCL). BESCL took over a captive power plant (comprising 2x 30MW generators and one 14MW back-power turbo generator) located at the Bhilai Steel Plant from SAIL. Effective 11 September 2006, BESCL became part of NSPCL.


Since 2006, NSPCL has provided all power required by the Bhilai, Durgapur and Rourkela steel plants.To meet growing demands, NSPCL commissioned an expansion project at Bhilai comprising two 250MW generators during 2008–2009, and brought the units online in 2009–2010. From the expansion plant, NSPCL is supplying power to the beneficiaries viz. Union Territory of Dadra & Nagar Haveli , Union Territory of Daman & Diu, Chhattishgarh and Bhilai Steel Plant / SAIL in the western region.

Projects Under Construction[edit]

The company is setting up one unit of 250MW at Rourkela to meet the future power requirement of Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP).[8][9][10][11][12][13]

Proposed Projects[edit]

The company is also expecting further capacity addition at various units of SAIL.

Sr. No. Locatioan District State Capacity in Megawatt
1 Bhilai Durg Chhattisgarh 2x250


2 Durgapur Burdwan West Bengal 2x20


3 Salem Salem Tamil Nadu 50 MWp Solar


4 Bokaro Bokaro Jharkhand 50 MWp Solar [19]
Total 640

Awards and Recognition[edit]

  • NSPCL has been conferred with prestigious Global HR Excellence Awards for Best Corporate Social Responsibility Practices, Leading HR Practices in Quality Work-Life and Best Talent Management Award at the World HRD Congress.[20]
  • NSPCL has also won the prestigious "SCOPE Award for Excellence and Outstanding Contribution to the Public Sector Management- Institutional Category-III for the year 2013-14.[21][22][23]
  • NSPCL was recognized among 25 Best Companies to Work (upto 1000 employees category ) for 2012 as per study by The Economic Times & Great Place to Work and Ranked 3rd in the Category of Manufacturing and Production sector.[24]


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