ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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TAMIL NADU PETRO-Diversification Project

EPW Research Foundation CESC Record Power Generation AN R P Goenka group company, Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation (CESC) has been growing from strength to strength. With the company's old as well as new generating stations operating efficiently and achieving peak generations, the company could provide Calcutta a load-shedding free summer in 1992-93. The company achieved a 10.8 percent increase in power generation during the year from 3,104 mu to 3,437 mu without any addition to plant capacity. While the Titagarh generating station generated 1,585 mu of power, the highest in a year so far with a plant load factor of 75 per cent and an average peak generation of 92 per cent, the southern generating station produced 833 mu of energy and achieved a plant load factor of 70 per cent. The company sold 4,035 mu of energy as against 3,902 mu in

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