Description:NHPC Limited is engaged in electricity generation. The Company is engaged in electric power generation by hydroelectric power plants. The Company is also engaged in contracts, project management and consultancy works. Its power stations include Bairasiul, Salal, Chamera-I, Tanakpur, Dhauliganga, Rangit and Loktak. Its focuses on Teesta Low Dam-IV Hydroelectric Project (160 megawatt), West Bengal; Kishanganga Hydroelectric Project (330 megawatt), Jammu and Kashmir; Parbati- II Hydroelectric Project (800 megawatt), Himachal Pradesh, and Subansiri Lower Hydroelectric Project (2,000 megawatt), Assam/Arunachal Pradesh. It provides consultancy services in various fields of hydropower, including river basin studies, survey works, design and engineering, geological studies, geotechnical studies, hydraulic transient studies, hydrological studies, contract management, construction management, equipment planning, underground construction, testing, commissioning, and operation and maintenance.
Score on Element: Non-Discrimination
Description:This element measures companies disclosures, policies and knowledge systems on non-discriminatory employment practices and promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
Score on Element: Employees Well-being
Description:This element measures companies disclosures, policies on freedom of association, fair living wages, safe, healthy and harassment-free workplaces and prohibition of forced and child labour. It measures systems to evaluate workers rights, labour issues and safety training to help the companies take corrective measures.
Score on Element: Community Development
Description:This element measures companies disclosures, policies and knowledge systems on its role in fostering community development by addressing local priorities and respecting local concerns and knowledge.
Score on Element: Supply Chain
Description:This element measures companies disclosures, policies and knowledge systems on its role in creating an environment in which the rights of workers throughout the supply chain are respected.
Score on Element: Community Business Stakeholder
Description:This element measures companies disclosures, policies and knowledge systems on recognising vulnerable communities as stakeholders and whether it is responsible and transparent about impact of its processes on these communities.