Acharya is retiring from the top post of the navratna firm by July-end this year.
"It is requested that names of all candidates...may kindly be forwarded so as to reach the PESB by...16th February, 2018," PESB said.
Acharya carries with him rich and varied experience of over three decades in BHEL, NTPC, NTPC-SAIL Power Company and NLCIL.
The company operates four lignite mines viz, three lignite mines at Neyveli, Tamil Nadu and one lignite mine at Barsingsar, Rajasthan with an aggregate capacity of 30.60 million tonnes per annum.
The total power generation during 2016-17 was the highest ever since inception, registering a growth of 9.65 per cent over 2015-16.
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