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BHEL assures timely completion of UP projects

Em News Bureau ,  Thursday, December 20, 2012, 11:55 Hrs  [IST]

Bharat Heavy Electricals has assured the Uttar Pradesh government that all pending projects in the northern states will be completed on time. A meeting between UP Chief Minister, Akilesh Yadav and BHEL officials was recently held to review the progress of pending projects.

The UP chief minister has directed BHEL to complete the 2x500-mw Anpara-D thermal power project in Sonbhadra district, by June next year. BHEL is also found lagging behind in other projects at the Obra and Harduaganj power plants. The Obra and Anpara-D projects have been pending for over five years now. In Uttar Pradesh, the Central utility is executing projects worth Rs.9,000 crore, it is learnt.

Power unit commissioned: In an independent development, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd has announced the commissioning of the third 500-mw unit at Indira Gandhi Super Thermal Power Project (IGSTPP), Jhajjar - Stage-I of Aravali Power Company Pvt Ltd, a JV of NTPC, IPGCL & HPGCL. With this, 12 million units of electricity will be added daily to the grid, which will be shared by Haryana and Delhi. BHEL earlier commissioned two 500-mw units at the power project. With the third unit, the project has now been completed and the cumulative generating capacity of IGSTPP, Jhajjar has gone up to 1,500 mw.
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