NTPC-Simhadri celebrates its 25th foundation day
NTPC-Simhadri Super Thermal Power Plant is a coal based power plant located on the outskirts of Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh, India. The power plant is one of the coal-fired power plants of NTPC, a Government of India company.
The company, based in the eastern region of Visakhapatnam, has completed 25 springs in the power generation sector. Foundation Day was celebrated today on this occasion.
Simhadri is celebrating its 25th Raising day
Occasion started in the morning by hoisting of the NTPC flag in front of administrative building longue and address by the Group General Manager , Sh Diwakar Kaushik, in the presence of employees. In his address, he highlighted the 4 decade long glorious history of the organization, 25 years of Simhadri and the journey till 66,075 MW. The achievements and contributions of all employees for achieving this feat was remembered..
The Raising Day was celebrated through online platforms and maintaining social distancing. This also makes the Raising Day special, as NTPC Officials and staff worked round the clock during the pandemic to ensure uninterrupted power supply to the nation.
Electricity is an essential part of our lives and its availability 24 by 7 during the lockdown proved extremely critical in providing seamless emergency services and facilitating the smooth working of lifesaving equipment.
This year highlights are:
About completion of 25MW Floating Solar Plant ( 10 MW Completed and commercialized and balance 15 MW are expected to be commercialized by Aug’21)
NTPC Simhadri under its CSR activities has contributed Rs.30.00 Lakhs towards fight against COVID19 to the District Medical & Health Officer, Visakhapatnam. On 02.01.2021.
Simhadri 25MW Floating Solar PV Project, Floaters Launching into Raw Water Reservoir activity kick started today on 28.01.2021
Financial support of Rs.30.00 lakhs has been released to KGH, Visakhapatnam under Simhadri CSR initiatives. The amount shall be utilized to fight against COVID-19 including infrastructure in COVID Hospital block established in Oncology building (CSR Block)on 29.01.2021
NTPC SIMHADRI Received PRSI NATIONAL AWARD -2020 in the Category of CSR “ BEST PSU IMPLEMENTING CSR”.
NTPC Simhadri Awarded with Safety Innovation Award-2020 as Winner in Energy (Power &Transmission) category.
Sri Diwakar Kaushik, Group General Manager along with other Senior Officials of O&M, HR & CSR of NTPC Simhadri were released the hatchlings in to the sea at Mutyalammapalem on 20.03.2021
NTPC Simhadri supported 3 Primary healthcare centres of Parawada, Vadacheepurupalli & Devada with medical equipments like PPE Kits, Pulse Oxymeter, thermal scanner, masks, sanitizer etc. worth Rs. 30 Lakhs to strengthen the public healthcare system in Parawada Mandal to fight against COVID-19.
100% Vaccination completed to employees, employee dependents, Contract Employees & Associates.
On the auspicious festival day of Ugadi (13th April, 2021), an In-house designed and fabricated Solar Tree of 3.3KWp Capacity comprising of 10 leaves each having 330Wp Solar PV panels, was inaugurated by Sh Diwakar Kaushik, GGM, NTPC Simhadri.
NTPC Simhadri extending support for groceries to homeless and abandoned in Visakhapatnam
World Environment day was celebrated annually 5th June, after its designation by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972. This year UNEP theme for World Environment day is “Ecosystem Restoration”
NTPC- Simhadri has celebrated ‘National Electrical Safety week-2021’ (26th June to 2nd July) by Electrical Maintenance department in association with Safety department successfully.
The occasion was also attended by Shri G C Choukse, GM (O&M), GMs from Simhadri, SSC, HODs from Simhadri and SSC, Union and Association Representatives.