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Sh. B.P. Singh Member


Sh. B.P. Singh, Member

Sri B.P. Singh (60 yrs), Ex. Director (Projects) NTPC Ltd., has an illustrious career spanning over 39 years of outstanding contribution in the fields of Project Management of Coal and Mega-Budget Power Projects, Strategic management and business leadership. As Director (Projects), he was responsible for all activities relating to Project Planning, Execution and Implementation of entire Business Portfolio of NTPC covering Thermal, Hydro, Coal mining, Renewable projects. 
A Graduate in Mining Engineering from ISM, Dhanbad and holder of First Class Mine Managers certificate by DGMS, Shri Singh started his career in 1974 in Coal mining sector and subsequently joined NTPC Ltd. in 1981 and worked in various capacities in the areas of O&M, Fuel Management, and Coal Mining & Coal Washery. Prior to his elevation as Director (Projects), he was Regional Executive Director (Coal Mining & Coal Washery), NTPC, and was founder of NTPC’s Coal Mining and Oil & Gas Exploration Business. He played the pivotal role in formulation of NTPC’s overall strategy for fuel security and has been instrumental in acquisition and development of fuel assets, etc. Besides representing NTPC in various committees set up by Govt. of India on Integrated Coal Policy, Fuels for Power Generation, Pricing of Coal, Techno-economics of using washed coal, he has also been part of various Govt. teams & missions like U.K. Trade Mission, Indo–Australia Joint Working Group on Energy & Minerals, etc.
Shri Singh's rich and varied contribution has been recognized by prestigious professional, academic and Government institutions, both national and international. His vision, leadership, initiative approach and “Can do it” spirit facilitated NTPC to add around 10000 MW Capacity in his tenure which is about 24 % of NTPC current installed Capacity.
Shri Singh was also Chairman of Bhartiya Rail Bijlee Company Ltd and also representing in the board of BF-NTPC Energy systems Pvt. Ltd., Trincomalee Power Co. Ltd (A JV of NTPC Ltd and CEB, Sri Lanka), International Coal Ventures Limited (ICVL) and NTPC Hydro Limited. He is ‘Expert Member’ on Research Council of “Central Institute of Mining & Fuel Research (CIMFR)” and represented NTPC as member of the Board of Governors of National institute of Rock Mechanics and Construction Industry Development Council. He is Fellow member of Indian Institute of Plant Engineers, Delhi Chapter.