Apr 5 2017 | India Opportunities

NLC gears up to expand its lignite mining capacity

NLC India Ltd plans to increase lignite mining capacity from 30.60 million tonne per annum (MTPA) to 62.15 MTPA by 2025. The company is also targeting coal production capacity to the tune of 31 MTPA and power generation capacity of 20,971 MW by 2025. NLC is also working towards setting up renewable energy projects in the wind and solar segment. The projects under construction includes 130-MW solar power plant at Neyveli, Tamil Nadu.