NHPC Ltd has informed BSE that consequent upon successful trial run of Unit No.# 4 of Teesta Low Dam H.E. Project, Stage IV (4 x 40 MW) at its installed capacity of 40 MW for continuous 20.08 hours on dated August 15, 2016, the unit No. #4 is hereby declared under commercial operation. Accordingly, COD of Power Station is also declared w.e.f. 00.00 hrs of August 19, 2016.
Further, inform that 100% Power generated from TLDP-IV has been allocated to the state of West Bengal and the same shall be supplied through West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL). NHPC Ltd is currently trading at Rs. 27.45, up by Rs. 0.15 or 0.55% from its previous closing of Rs. 27.3 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs. 27.5 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 27.6 and Rs. 27.3 respectively. So far 1253326(NSE+BSE) shares were traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 30222.93 crore.
The BSE group 'A' stock of face value Rs. 10 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 27.7 on 18-Aug-2016 and a 52 week low of Rs. 15.55 on 25-Aug-2015. Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 27.7 and Rs. 25.6 respectively.