BHEL commissions 68 MW Hydro Generating Unit at Rampur HEP in Himachal Pradesh

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By Sarkaritel June 13, 2014 11:20

BHEL commissions 68 MW Hydro Generating Unit at Rampur HEP in Himachal Pradesh


bhelNew Delhi, June 13: With the commissioning of one more hydro generating unit of 68 MW at Rampur Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in Himachal Pradesh, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned four units of the 412 MW hydro power plant of SJVN Limited. The first three units at Rampur HEP, which were commissioned earlier by BHEL in March 2014, have been put into commercial operation in May, 2014.

The remaining 2 sets are also in an advanced stage of execution and are likely to be commissioned by BHEL shortly.

Rampur HEP powerhouse is located on River Satluj, a major tributary of the Indus Basin in Himachal Pradesh – 120 km from Shimla.

BHEL’s scope of work in the project includes supply, erection and commissioning of 6 numbers 68 MW Francis turbines operating at a head of 119 meters with matching synchronous generators of 200 rpm, static excitation system, main inlet valves, digital governors, state-of-the-art control & monitoring system (SCADA), associated station auxiliaries, Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS) and electrical & mechanical Balance of Plant (BoP).

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By Sarkaritel June 13, 2014 11:20