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UPRVUNL is wholly owned state thermal power utility with present generating capacity of 5474 MW, operating 4 Thermal Power Stations within Uttar Pradesh. Poised to contribute in the growth of state, we're in the process of adding further 3960 MW capacity with super critical technology to our existing fleet.

Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited (UPRVUNL) was constituted on dated 25.08.1980 under the Companies' Act 1956 for construction of new thermal power projects in the state sector. The first Thermal Power Station constructed by UPRVUNL was Unchahar Thermal Power Station of 2X210 MW capacity and it was transferred to NTPC on dated 13.02.1992. On dated 14.01.2000, in accordance to U.P. State Electricity Reforms Acts 1999 and operation of U.P. Electricity Reforms Transfer Scheme 2000, U.P. State Electricity Board, till then responsible for generation, transmission and distribution of power within the state of Uttar Pradesh, was unbundled and operations of the state sector thermal power stations were handed over to uprvunl.

Today it is looking after operations of 4 thermal power plants located in different parts of U.P., with a total generation capacity of 5474 MW with planting facility as follows.

Name of Power Station Installed Capacity Derated Capacity Total Capacity
3X210 MW
2X500 MW
3X210 MW = 630 MW
2X500 MW = 1000 MW
2X500MW = 1000 MW
2630 MW
1X100 MW
5X200 MW
1X94 MW = 94 MW
5X200 MW = 1000 MW
1094 MW
2X110 MW
2X210 MW
2X250 MW
2X110 MW = 220 MW
2X210 MW =420 MW
2X250 MW =500 MW
1140 MW
1X110 MW
2X250 MW
1X110 MW = 110 MW
2X250 MW = 500 MW
610 MW
Total UPRVUNL Generation Capacity 5474 MW

As on 01.04.2020 UPRVUNL has 1475 executives and 4966 non-executives on its roll.

Registered Office:

Shakti Bhawan, 14- Ashok Marg, Lucknow-226001