BHEL commissions another 660 MW Supercritical Thermal unit in Uttar Pradesh

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By Sarkaritel October 11, 2016 09:35

BHEL commissions another 660 MW Supercritical Thermal unit in Uttar Pradesh


New Delhi, October 11: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has commissioned yet another 660 MW coal based supercritical thermal power plant in Uttar Pradesh.

Notably, in the past 15 months, BHEL has added 4,300 MW of power generation capacity in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The commissioning of the unit will result in significant improvement of electricity availability in the state of Uttar Pradesh.

The unit has been commissioned at the 3×660 MW Prayagraj Super Thermal Power Project, located in Bara tehsil in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh. The project is owned by Prayagraj Power Generation Company Limited (PPGCL), a subsidiary company of Jaiprakash Power Ventures Limited. This is the second unit of the project to be commissioned. The first unit was commissioned earlier by BHEL in December, 2015 and the third unit of the project is also in an advanced stage of construction.

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel October 11, 2016 09:35