NTPC not to implead in RIL-RNRL case: Power Ministry

A day after the govt moved an
application in the Supreme Court with the twin aims of protecting its own and NTPC`s interests in the Ambani gas row, the Power Ministry said the state-run firm will not file
a separate plea.

NTPC not signing gas purchase agreement: RIL to PowerMin

Reliance Industries has complained
to Power Ministry about NTPC`s reluctance to sign an agreement
to buy gas from it and said that the power PSU stands to lose
Rs 15,000 crore if it imports LNG.

NTPC, REC to come up with FPO by fiscal-end

The government on Wednesday said state-run power utilities NTPC and REC will come up with Follow-on Public Offer by the end of this fiscal.

NTPC to bid in NELP-VIII, scouts for partner

After winning an oil exploration
block in 2005, state-run power producer NTPC is gearing up to participate in the eighth round of auction of oil and gas exploration blocks under NELP.

NTPC FPO next fiscal, govt to divest 10 percent

With improvement in the stock market, the government is looking at divesting another 10 percent stake in the largest power generation company NTPC, which may also raise fresh equity to part finance its expansion programme.

Centre allots Rs 6,000 cr NTPC-BHEL unit to AP

Ending months of suspense, the Government of India has finally allotted the Rs 6,000 crore power projects equipment manufacturing unit of the NTPC-BHEL to Andhra Pradesh.

Hearing in RIL-RNRL gas dispute may be deferred to Sep 4

The Supreme Court is likely to
defer the gas dispute between Mukesh Ambani group firm RIL and
Anil Ambani group company RNRL to September four, as the Chief
Justice may lead a Constitutional Bench the same day.

NTPC misleading the govt on gas price: RIL to Oil Ministry

Mukesh Ambani-led RIL on Thursday hit
at state owned NTPC for "misleading" the government by saying
that it was not aware of the condition that the price of gas
to be supplied to it was subject to Centre`s approval.

ADAG welcomes Govt`s move to secure NTPC interests

RNRL on Tuesday welcomed the govt`s move to protect NTPC`s interest on sourcing gas from Reliance Industries, saying effective legal steps will defeat the Mukesh Ambani firm`s "malafide attempts to dishonour" its commitment.

PM to lay foundation of NTPC-BHEL plant in Andhra

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
will lay the foundation for the Rs 6,000-crore NTPC-BHEL power
plant equipment manufacturing facility at Mannavaram in
Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh on September 6.

NTPC plans to build Rs 25,000 cr power plant in Iran

State-owned power utility NTPC is planning to build a power plant in Iran worth Rs.25,000 crore (Rs.250 billion/$5 billion), Power Secretary HS Brahma said here on Tuesday.

Ministerial group decides to take NTPC`s concerns on board

A panel of ministers on Tuesday believed to have decided to incorporate in the government`s petition before Supreme Court, power PSU NTPC`s claim for natural gas from Mukesh Ambani-led RIL at a price committed in 2004.

NTPC to file SLP in SC for RIL gas this week

NTPC will file an SLP in SC this week for procuring gas from KG-D6 at a contracted price of $2.34/mmBtu.

NTPC`s claims may find place in Govt`s revised SLP

The government may incorporate power PSU NTPC`s claim for natural gas from Mukesh Ambani-led RIL at a price committed in 2004, in its revised petition in the Supreme Court on the Ambanis` gas dispute.

NTPC may lose Rs 1,000 cr on buying imported LNG

State-run NTPC may lose about Rs 1,000 crore as it opts for expensive imported LNG over natural gas from Reliance Industries` KG-D6 fields to fire its power plants.

NTPC to wait for gas panel decision before moving SC

Power PSU NTPC will wait for a ministerial panel on gas to make up its mind before moving the Supreme Court on a gas supply dispute with Reliance Industries, Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde said on Friday.

NTPC to buy gas from GAIL at USD 8 per mmBtu

State-run power utility NTPC Ltd
has signed an agreement to buy gas from GAIL India for 10
years at a delivered price of close to USD 8 per million
British thermal unit.

No difference between Power and Oil Ministries: Shinde

A day after Petroleum Ministry
threw its weight behind NTPC in its legal fight against
Reliance Industries, Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Thursday said his ministry had no differences on the issue with the Oil Ministry.

NTPC appoints Macquarie as consultant to acquire coal mines

State-run power producer NTPC
on Thursday said it has appointed Macquarie as consultant for
acquiring coal mines in Indonesia.

OilMin pledges support for NTPC in legal fight with RIL

The Petroleum Ministry is believed to have told the Power Ministry that it would support NTPC Ltd in the state power firm`s legal fight to get natural gas from Reliance Industries.