Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) dealt with Telangana State Power Generation Corporation Limited (TSGENCO) and bagged an order worth Rs. 3,810 Cr to set up an 800MW power project in Kothagudem, Telangana.
An advance cheque of Rs. 350 Cr issued by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao to the electrical ‘Maharatna’ to set up “Supercritical power project” on EPC (Engineering, procurement & amp; construction) Both BHEL and TSGENCO setting up teams to expedite clearness and execution of project, targeting to be commissioned in 36 months on fast track basis.
BHEL commissioned 84% of coal-based power station in undivided state of Andhra Pradesh.
TSGENCO has entered into MoU with BHEL for construction of new thermal power plants totalling to 6,000 MW to meet increasing demand in the next 3 years.
BHEL shall supply its in-house developed fuel flexible boiler which is capable of firing the entire range, from 100% Indian to 100% imported mix of coal to overcome uncertainty of coal supply.
The key equipment for the contract will be manufactured at BHEL’s Trichy, Hyderabad, Haridwar, Bhopal, Ranipet, Bengaluru and Jhansi plants.