State-owned power equipment maker BHEL today said it has commissioned a 250-mw eco-friendly unit, using low-grade coal (lignite) as a primary fuel.
Power equipment maker Bhel today commenced commercial operations of its first 800 MW unit, supercritical thermal plant.
The domestic power industry lobby has once again raised concerns over the use of Chinese gear in the Indian powergrid projects and electrical power systems.
Coal scam adversely affected the business of state-run power equipment maker BHEL during the three fiscals to 2014-15 even as the company doubled its production capacity, Heavy Industries Minister Anant Geete said on Thursday. “BHEL’s core function is that of power equipment manufacturing. However, in 2012-13, 2013-14 and 2014-15 the power generation was halted due […]