Norms stringent, cumbersome for getting environment clearances: NHPC

With many projects stuck, state- owned NHPC has said stringent norms as well as cumbersome procedures are leading to delay in getting environmental and forest clearances.

Two NDFB(S) men involved in NHPC GM`s kidnap held

Two linkmen of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB)-Songbijit faction who allegedly helped in the abduction of NHPC General Manager Anil Kumar Agarwal on September 21 last have been arrested, police said on Friday.

J&K govt in process of buying back 3 NHPC power projects

The Jammu and Kashmir government today said it is in the process of buying back three power projects in the state operated by NHPC.

Arunachal CM urges NHPC to amend policies

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki has urged the NHPC to amend the proposed policies for recruitment, resettlement and rehabilitation (R&R) and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) of projects in the state.

NHPC urges Assam, Arunachal to provide security

NHPC has urged Assam and Arunachal Pradesh governments to provide security for executing the LSHEP whose work has been halted by anti-dam protestors.

NHPC concern on delay of dam construction

NHPC has expressed serious concern at the delay
in the construction of lower Subansiri dam project in
Arunachal Pradesh.

J&K govt intends to buy back Uri-I power project

The Jammu and Kashmir Government
has said it intends to buy back the Uri-I power project from
NHPC for an estimated Rs 2,100 crore within two years.

Omar to ensure NHPC spends 2% of cost for local development

J&K CM Omar Abdullah on Friday said he will ensure that National Hydel
Power Corporation (NHPC) spends two per cent of cost of
Kishanganga power project in Gurez sector of Bandipora
district on local area development.

Baglihar project handed over to NHPC for operation: JK Govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government has
handed over the 450 MW Baglihar Hydroelectric power project to
the National Hydro Power Corporation (NHPC) for operation and
maintenance in the state.

NHPC`s Q2 net marginally down to 616.6 cr

Hydro-power company NHPC announced
on Saturday a net profit of Rs 616.64 crore in the second quarter
ended September 30, 2009, down 2.63 per cent over the same
period a year ago.

Oil India fairly priced; Adani, NHPC weigh: Analysts

State energy explorer Oil India`s IPO worth up to USD570 million is fairly priced and should leave money on the table for subscribers, may be wary after the last two big Indian listings lagged expectations.

NHPC makes dud debut; settles with 2% gain

State-run hydro power generator NHPC,
on Tuesday made a disappointing debut on the bourses and settled with just two per cent gain over its issue price on the Bombay Stock Exchange.

BSE to add NHPC scrip in BSE IPO Index

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has
decided to include NHPC Ltd in its BSE IPO Index, effective from September 3, a BSE statement said here.

NHPC draws Rs 30,000-cr capex for 12th Five Year Plan

State-run NHPC has drawn up an ambitious Rs 30,000-crore capex plan for the 12th Five Year Plan to set up 14,000 MW of hydro-power projects.

NHPC power generation falls by 200-mn units on poor rainfall

State-run NHPC, on Tuesday said its power generation capacity has declined by about 200 million units since April due to erratic monsoons this year.

NHPC lists at a premium of 8% on BSE, raises Rs 6,037 cr

NHPC, the first public sector firm to hit the bourses on Tuesday received warm response, listing at a premium of eight per cent over its issue price on the Bombay Stock Exchange.

NHPC shares to be listed on Sept 1

Shares in hydropower generator NHPC will be listed on September 1 on the Bombay Stock Exchange, the website of the exchange showed.

First divestment of UPA; NHPC IPO price fixed at Rs 36

The govt has fixed a price of Rs 36 a share for the allotment of shares
in the IPO of NHPC, thus raising Rs 6,048 crore.

NHPC subscribed 23 times; to list on first week of September

The initial public offer of state-
run hydro-power producer NHPC closed on Wednesday, getting
subscription of over 23 times the shares on offer.

NHPC draws up capex of Rs 14,000 crore

NHPC has drawn up a capex of Rs 14,000cr and plans to raise up to Rs 6,039 crore through an initial public offer (IPO), a top company official said.