Tata Power's customer base crosses 1.9 mn mark in FY14

Written by FE Online | New Delhi | Updated: Aug 6 2014, 21:37pm hrs
Tata Power today announced increase in total number of consumers by around 6 per cent in FY14 as compared to FY13, with its national customer base crossing the 1.9 million landmark, with an increased base of 5 lakh in Mumbai and 14 lakh consumers in Delhi as on April 2014.

In FY14, Tata Power Mumbai sales stood at 6,500 MUs catering to the increased Mumbai customer base, which included the addition of 111,152 changeover and 9,139 direct consumers during FY14. Tata Powers Delhi customer base grew by 4% in FY14 to reach 1.4 million, with sales of over 8,000 MUs and development of approximately 10,980 Ckm of distribution lines.

Tata Power pioneered the generation of electricity in India nine decades ago and aims to consistently meet the ever-growing power needs of its consumer with efficient transmission and distribution of energy, said Anil Sardana, Managing Director, Tata Power.

Tata Power has a total power generation capacity of 8613 MW from various fuel sources such as thermal (coal, gas and oil), hydroelectric power, renewable energy (wind and solar PV) and waste heat recovery.