BHEL commissions 500 MW thermal unit in West Bengal

BHEL commissions 500 MW thermal unit in West Bengal

State-run power equipment maker BHELBSE -0.47 % today said it has commissioned another 500 MW unit of Sagardighi Thermal Power Station Phase II in West Bengal.

“The unit was the second 500 MW set to be commissioned at Sagardighi Thermal Power Station (TPS) Phase II project in Murshidabad district of West Bengal,” BHEL said in a statement.

The first unit of the 1,000-MW project was commissioned in December, 2015. The project has been set up by West Bengal Power Development Corporation (WBPDCL), it said.

BHEL’s scope of work in the contract envisaged design, engineering, manufacture, supply and erection and commissioning of steam generators, steam turbine generators and auxiliaries, electrical equipment, switchyard and state-of-the-art controls and instrumentation (C&I), along with associated civil works. Read More…

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