Jaypee Group forayed in power sector after reforms had begun in the country and private sector was invited to participate in the beginning of the 8th five year plan.
|PERIOD||TOTAL POWER ADDED TO THE NATIONAL GRID||PRIVATE SECTORCONTRIBUTION|
|1992-1997||16422 MW||1430 MW|
|1997-2002||19015 MW||5061 MW (Hydro 86 MW and Thermal 4975 MW)|
|2002-2007||19011 MW||1931 MW (Hydro 700 MW* and Thermal 1231 MW)|
*The entire 700 MW of Hydro Power added in the 10th five year plan was by Jaypee Group.
Jaypee Group is the largest hydropower producer in the private sector with its three operational Hydro Power Plants, that are, 300 MW Baspa-II (Himachal Pradesh), 400 MW Vishnuprayag (Uttarakhand) and 1000 MW Karcham-Wangtoo (Himachal Pradesh).The Group has implemented a 500 MW Bina Thermal Power Plant in Sagar district, M.P. The company is poised to have total power generation (Hydro & Thermal) of 3520 MW by March, 2014 and 5500 MW by March 2015.
After having established a strong presence in the Hydropower sector the Group has initiated its entry into Thermal Power Generation, Power Transmission and also forayed into Wind Power.