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India's largest power plant receives gold shield recognition

04 Feb 2014
India’s largest hydropower plant, Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Power Station has been awarded a gold shield for the third consecutive year.

The Ministry of Power had instituted the Comprehensive Award Scheme for recognising meritorious performance in the Power Sector.

Nathpa Jhakri power station has a capacity of 1500 MW and supplies power to North Indian states as well as Delhi and Chandigarh.