State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) on Monday said it has successfully commissioned 500 MW unit-6 of NTPC’s Feroze Gandhi Unchahar Thermal Power Plant (FGUTPP) located at Unchahar in Rae Bareli district of UP.
“BHEL has commissioned the 500 MW unit-6 of NTPC Limited’s Feroze Gandhi Unchahar Thermal Power Plant (FGUTPP) in Uttar Pradesh,” the company said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange on April 03, 2017.
It further added that, this project was awarded for the manufacture, supply, erection and commissioning of boiler, turbine, generator & associated auxiliaries, electricals, switchyard and station controls & instrumentation.
The key equipment for the project has been manufactured by BHEL at its Haridwar, Trichy, Hyderabad, Bhopal, Ranipet and Bengaluru works. While the construction of the plant was undertaken by BHEL’s power sector – Northern Region, it said.
Meanwhile, shares of the company closed at Rs 167 apiece, up 2.39 per cent, from previous close on BSE.