NTPC has been a part of the Singrauli region since the setting up of the first plant in 1977. Its projects and initiatives have resulted in imparting economic growth to the local villages, apart from improving the standard of living of the affected villagers.
Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power Project of NTPC is located in the district of Singrauli in Madhya Pradesh about 225 km south of Varanasi city. Vindhyachal is a pithead power station with an installed capacity of 1260 MW(6X210 MW) under Stage-I , 1000 MW(2X500 MW) under Stage-II, 1000 MW(2X500 MW) under Stage-III and 500 MW under Stage-IV. Presently the total capacity of the project is 4260 MW and 500 MW of Stage-IV is under construction.