BHEL commissions 30 MW Hydro Unit in Mizoram

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By Sarkaritel November 29, 2017 12:48

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New Delhi, November 29: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the second unit of the 2×30 MW Tuirial Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in the state of Mizoram. Significantly, the unit has been commissioned by BHEL in less than a hundred days of the commissioning of the first unit.

Located in Kolasib district of Mizoram, the greenfield project of North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited (NEEPCO) has been set up on the river Tuirial. Power generation from Tuirial HEP will contribute significantly to reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and contribute towards achieving a low carbon development path for the nation.

The order for Electrical & Mechanical (E&M) works for two units of 30 MW each was placed on BHEL by NEEPCO, for design, manufacture, supply, installation and commissioning of two 30 MW Vertical shaft Francis Turbines & matching Generators, Transformers and Switchyard. The equipment has been manufactured and supplied by BHEL’s units at Bhopal, Jhansi, Bengaluru, Rudrapur & Mumbai and the execution of work on site has been carried out by the company’s Power Sector Eastern Region.

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By Sarkaritel November 29, 2017 12:48