The company said both the 600 Mw units of the 1,200 Mw project are now operational and are supported by raw material sourcing and evacuation infrastructure
Essar Power, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Ruia-owned Essar Group, today announced it has commissioned the second 600 megawatt (Mw) unit of the Mahan power plant in Madhya Pradesh, completing overall Rs 8,000 crore investment in the flagship project.
Within 10 days of the launch of the Madhya Pradesh government’s subsidised power scheme and outstanding power bill waiver scheme, over 38 lakh people have registered themselves to avail the benefits, an official said here on Wednesday.
In election year, the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh has decided to provide relief to unorganised labourers and BPL category consumers by announcing two schemes to reduce their electricity bills and waive dues.
Over 60 prospective bidders from across the country attended the second pre-bid meeting here on Friday convened by the Madhya Pradesh government for its 28 mega watt peak (MWp) rooftop solar project, according to a Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (MPUVNL) statement.
Oil India Ltd has commissioned a 52.5-MW commercial wind energy project developed partly in Gujarat and partly in Madhya Pradesh. A company statement said that another 500-KW captive solar project in Jorhat, Assam has also been commissioned.
The Union government has launched Gram Swaraj Abhiyan, to promote social harmony and apprises rural communities of various government welfare schemes and initiatives. The campaign was launched on April 14 and will continue till May 5 in 16000 villages across the country.