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01 Aug 2018 -National Tata Power's Generation increases to 13,113 MUs in Q1FY19 as compared to 12,429 MUs Q1FY18

--Achieves Consolidated Gross Generation of 13,113 MU.
--Gross renewable energy capacity stands at 2,449 MW.

Tata Power, India’s largest integrated power company, today announced that the Company’s generation capacity increased by 5.5% to 13,113 MUs in Q1 FY19 as compared 12,429 MUs in Q1 FY18. The Company, together with all its subsidiaries and jointly controlled entities, has an installed generation capacity of 10,857 MW (as of August 2018).

In line with its commitment to generate 30% to 40% power from non- fossil fuel sources by 2025, the Company is progressively increasing its renewable energy installations in India. With the commissioning of 100 MW renewable project in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, Tata Power has significantly increased its presence in the renewable energy space with a gross installed capacity of 2,449 MW and non fossil fuel capacity of 3,517 MW.

Overall in Q1FY19, the Company continued its robust operations with the consolidated generation standing at 13,113 MUs and standalone generation at 3,135 MUs.

Coastal Gujarat Power Limited generating 5,908 MUs in the quarter. Maithon Power station generated 1,944 MUs, Trombay Thermal Power generated 1,738 MUs. Jojobera Thermal Power Station generated 629 MUs and Haldia reported generation of 166 MUs. Industrial Energy reported generation of 764 MUs and TPREL, the renewable energy arm of Tata Power, generated 362 MUs in Q1 that includes clean and green energy sources - wind and solar. WREL reported generation of 491 MUs.

Commenting on this development, Mr. Praveer Sinha, Managing Director and CEO, Tata Power, said, " The growth in our generation capacity is a testament to our operational efficiency thereby establishing a strong foothold towards creating stakeholder value. The Company is in an excellent position to capitalize on an exciting future by offering products and services that will meet the next generation of power consumers and create a sustained growth trajectory in the renewable energy sector.”

Compared to India’s overall power generation capacity, Tata Power’s contribution stands at 3.2% from an integrated power player. In the forthcoming year, it will continue to take timely and tangible steps towards the generation of power from various fuel sources such as thermal (coal, gas and oil), hydroelectric power, renewable energy (wind and solar) and waste heat recovery, thereby, reinforcing its position as the largest integrated power company in India.

About Tata Power:

Tata Power is India’s largest integrated power company and, together with its subsidiaries & jointly controlled entities, has an installed capacity of 10,857 MW. A pioneer in the field, it has a presence across the entire power value chain: Generation of renewable as well as conventional power including hydro and thermal energy; transmission & distribution, trading and coal & freight logistics. With renewable energy assets in solar and wind accounting for 23% of the company's portfolio, Tata Power is a leader in clean energy generation. In line with the company's view on sustainable and clean energy development, Tata Power is steering the transformation of utilities to integrated solutions by looking at new business growth in EV charging & storage, distributed generation & rooftops, microgrids and home automation & smart meters.

It has successful public-private partnerships in generation, transmission & distribution in India namely: ‘Tata Power Delhi Distribution Ltd.’ with Delhi Vidyut Board for distribution in North Delhi; 'Tata Power Ajmer Distribution Ltd.' with Ajmer Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd. for distribution in Ajmer; 'Powerlinks Transmission Ltd.' with Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. for evacuation of Power from Tala hydro plant in Bhutan to Delhi; 'Maithon Power Ltd.' with Damodar Valley Corporation for a 1050 MW Mega Power Project at Jharkhand. Tata Power is serving more than 2.6 million distribution consumers in India and has developed the country’s first 4,150 MW Ultra Mega Power Project at Mundra (Gujarat) based on super-critical technology.

With growing international focus, Tata Power's global presence includes strategic investments in Indonesia through a 30% stake in the coal company PT Kaltim Prima Coal (KPC); 26% stake in mines at PT Baramulti Suksessarana Tbk (BSSR); in Singapore through Trust Energy Resources; in South Africa through a joint venture called ‘Cennergi’ to develop projects in sub-Sahara Africa; in Zambia through a 50:50 joint venture with ZESCO for 120 MW Hydro project; in Georgia through AGL which is a joint venture with Clean Energy, Norway & IFC for development of 187 MW hydro project; in Bhutan through a hydro project in partnership with The Royal Government of Bhutan.

With its 103 years track record of technology leadership, project execution excellence, world-class safety processes, customer care and driving green initiatives, Tata Power is poised for multi-fold growth and committed to 'lighting up lives' for generations to come. Visit us at: