Ahmedabad: Adani Power Limited, part of the Adani Group, today announced its financial results for the quarter and year ended 31 March 2022.
During Q4 FY 2021-22, adani power and its subsidiary power plants achieved an Average Plant Load Factor of 52.1%, and an aggregate sales volume of 13.1 Bn Units (“BU”). In comparison, during Q4 FY 2020-21, APL and its subsidiaries achieved an average PLF of 59.6% and a sales volume of 14.8 BU. Operating performance during the quarter was affected by high imported coal prices and factory overhaul, partially offset by increased volume due to high demand for power.
Total Consolidated Revenue for Q4 FY 2021-22 stands higher by 93% at Rs. 13,308 Crore, compared to Rs. 6,902 Crore in Q4 FY 2020-21. The revenue for Q4 FY 2021-22 includes the previous period’s revenue from operations of Rs. 2,946 Crore, and the previous period’s other income was Rs. 1,982 Crore.
EBITDA for Q4 FY 2021-22 stands higher by 271% at Rs. 7,942 Crore, compared to Rs. 2,143 Crore in Q4 FY 2020-21. EBITDA growth was aided by earlier period revenue recognition, higher shortfall claims due to higher imported coal prices, and higher short-term trade and tariffs and volumes, compared to Q4 FY 2020-21.
Profit After Tax for Q4 FY 2021-22 is Rs. 4,645 Crore, compared to Rs. 13 Crore for Q4 FY 2020-21.
Commenting on the Company’s quarterly results, Mr. Gautam Adani, Chairman of the Adani Group said, “Availability of reliable power supply to various sectors across the nation is critical to India’s economic growth. The Adani Group is committed to meeting India’s energy needs in a sustainable, reliable and affordable manner. we in the energy value chain help us ensure that this essential input is always available to strengthen the economy, even in times of global volatility, and help advance the vision of progress and prosperity for all.
Mr. Anil Sardana, Managing Director, Adani Power Limited, said “As the Indian economy’s need for reliable and dependable power continues to grow, Adani Power Ltd. stands in a unique position to meet this demand through its diversified, modern, and efficient power fleet . factory, supported by our deep expertise and operational excellence in the core business area. In the coming year, we will focus on utilizing our fleet to the highest extent while guiding our acquisitions and greenfield assets to become value-accretive investments. The regulatory front has also eliminated many uncertainties that has been for a long time, which will contribute significantly to improving our liquidity position.