NTPC posts Rs 2,151.95 cr profit in Q2

State-run power producer NTPC on Friday reported a marginal rise of 1.96 per cent in its net profit to Rs 2,151.95 crore for the second quarter ended September 30.

NTPC rises 4% after govt`s nod for stake sale

Shares of state-run power producer
NTPC on Tuesday climbed over four per cent on the Bombay Stock
Exchange in morning trade, a day after the government approved
a 5 per cent stake sale in the company.

Govt to sell stake in NTPC, more PSUs on the block

Continuing with the its agenda of PSU divestment, CCEA on Monday, gave a green signal to divest a further 5 percent stake in NTPC.

NTPC, Coal India to form JV to develop coal mines

State-owned NTPC and Coal India would form a 50:50 joint venture to develop coal mines for feeding the power major`s Farakka and Kahalgaon thermal projects.

RIL asks govt to re-allocate NTPC`s gas

Turning the heat on NTPC,
Reliance Industries has asked the govt to re-allocate
the gas.

Govt to sell 5 percent stake in NTPC: Report

The government plans to sell 5 percent of its stake in power producer NTPC Ltd, through a follow-on public offering in January, an Indian Financial daily reported on Thursday.

NTPC to commission 1,500 MW power projects in U`khand by 2017

Expanding its footprint in hydro-power generation, state-owned NTPC would commission four power projects, that can generate over 1,500 MW of electricity, by 2017 in the state.

SC not to interfere with HC move to allow RIL plea

The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to interfere with the Bombay High Court decision to allow RIL to amend its petition related to the gas dispute with state-run NTPC.

SC to hear NTPC-RIL gas dispute on Thursday

The Supreme Court will hear tomorrow power PSU NTPC`s petition against Mukesh Ambani-led RIL group for seeking gas at a contractual price.

FPO of either NTPC or REC likely in 2-months: Official

The Follow-on Public Offers of either NTPC or Rural Electrification Corporation, are likely to be launched in the next couple of months,
a senior government official said.

NTPC seeks specific confirmation on marketing margin to RIL

NTPC has asked Power Ministry to seek confirmation from the Oil Ministry or the EGoM on payment of marketing margin on the gas it will buy from RIL.

RIL signs GSPA with NTPC for supply of natural gas

Reliance Industries on Thursday said it has signed natural gas sales pact with state-run NTPC Ltd.

NTPC signs pact with RIL

NTPC, India`s biggest power producer, has signed a pact with Mukesh Ambani-led RIL to buy a part of natural gas allocated to it.

NTPC may sign deal with RIL for gas at $4.20/mmBtu

After a series of flip-flops,
NTPC is likely to finally sign an agreement with Reliance
Industries this week to buy government alloted natural gas at
officially approved price of USD 4.20 per mmBtu.

NTPC, Sri Lanka to ink deal for power plant by month-end

National Thermal Power Corporation
(NTPC) is likely to sign an agreement with the Sri Lankan
Government to build a 1,000-MW thermal power plant at a cost
of USD 500 million in the island nation by the month-end.

RNRL wants NTPC to be party in case against RIL

Alleging that Mukesh Ambani-led
RIL was trying to wriggle out of gas supply contracts with NTPC and itself, Anil Ambani group firm RNRL on Wednesday asked the SC to make the power PSU a party to its ongoing case against RIL.

PowerMin asks NTPC to sign gas contract with RIL: Sources

The Power Ministry is believed to
have instructed state-run NTPC to sign a gas supply deal with RIL to lift government allotted quota, while favouring that marketing margins be decided by the Oil Ministry instead of the supplier.

RIL says NTPC going back on draft gas pact

RIL has accused NTPC of going back on the terms of a draft gas sales and purchase agreement.

NTPC in talks to buy South African coal block

State-run NTPC said on Tuesday that it may
buy a coal asset in South Africa to feed its expanding
capacity and is in intial stages of discussion for the buyout
deal.

`RNRL`s intervention will weaken NTPC`s case against RIL`

Reliance Industries on Monday said
Anil Ambani Group firm RNRL`s intervention in its legal row
with power PSU NTPC over gas supply will weaken the state-run
company`s case.