Bhubaneswar: NTPC Ltd. has Darlipali Super Thermal Power Station chief general manager Sunil Kumar Satya to the rank of executive director.

Satya, who was holding the post NTPC -Darlipali CGM since May, 2019, has played a key role for commissioning and commercial operation of the first unit of 2 X 800MW NTPC-Darlipali.
A mechanical engineering graduate from South Gujarat University, Surat, Satya had joined NTPC as engineering executive trainee(EET) in the year 1987. During his career span of 33 years, he has gained expertise in mechanical maintenance (Boiler & Turbine) and had been entrusted with diverse responsibilities in the field of Operation, Maintenance and Commissioning Systems of various NTPC Gas & Thermal Power Projects, such as, Auraiya(Gas), Dadri(Gas & Thermal), Solapur(Thermal) and presently in Darlipali(Thermal).
Satya was also instrumental in compliance of reforms in NTPC with A.T.Kearney Core Team. He has also contributed in the development of Boiler Tube material for Advanced Ultra Super Critical(AUSC) Boiler alongwith BHEL and IGCAR (Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research), which was trial tested at NTPC-Dadri.