The Fact News Service
Rajpura, May 17
Nabha Power Limited (NPL), which operates 2x700MW supercritical Rajpura Thermal Power Plant, has achieved a major milestone by bagging the prestigious Distinction Award from the British Safety Council. The award was received by Mr. R.S. Lall, Plant head of Nabha Power, during the British Safety Council International Safety Awards Ceremony held on May 10, 2023, in Mumbai. The company was also recognized as the winner for the Power Sector, alongside NTPC, for their outstanding commitment to health, safety, and environmental management.
The British Safety Council’s Distinction award is one of the highest international recognitions for health, safety, and environmental management. The award is conferred upon companies that demonstrate an exceptional commitment to the well-being of their employees, stakeholders, and the environment, and that have made significant contributions to promoting a culture of safety in the workplace.
NPL’s achievement is a testament to the company’s unwavering dedication to promoting and maintaining a culture of safety in the workplace. The company has implemented a range of measures to ensure the well-being of their employees, including providing regular training and awareness programs on safety, health, and environmental management.
The CEO of Nabha Power, Suresh Kumar Narang, said, “We are extremely proud to receive these prestigious awards from the British Safety Council. This recognition is a testament to our commitment to maintaining the highest standards of health, safety, and environmental management. We believe that creating a safe and healthy work environment is essential for the well-being of our employees and for the continued success of our business.”
NPL’s recognition by the British Safety Council also reflects the company’s ongoing efforts to improve and innovate in their field. The company has implemented a range of new technologies and processes to enhance safety and efficiency in their operations, including development of a safety management system that integrates real-time data and analytics.
Narang said, “Nabha Power’s recognition by the British Safety Council serves as a benchmark for excellence in the power sector. The company’s commitment to upholding the highest standards of operational excellence.”
Nabha Power Limited (NPL), a wholly owned subsidiary of L&T Power Development Limited has been successfully operating a 2×700 MW supercritical thermal power plant at Rajpura in the state of Punjab since 2014. Efficient and reliable power from NPL forms the backbone of the electricity supply to the state. NPL remains on top of the merit order as it is the lowest-cost thermal power producer in Punjab, operating at a high Plant Load Factor (PLF), which is among the best in the power industry.