BHEL commissions 120 MW hydro power plant in Telangana


BHEL has said that with the completion of fourth and final 30 MW unit, it has completely commissioned 120 MW Pulichintala Hydro-Electric Project (HEP) in Telangana.

In a statement, the state-owned engineering giant said the other three units of the 4×30 MW Pulichintala HEP, commissioned earlier by the BHEL have been operating successfully.

It further said that located in Suryapet district of Telangana, the greenfield project was set up for Telangana State Power Generation Corporation Ltd (TSGENCO) on river Krishna.

Power generation from Pulichintala HEP will contribute significantly in reduction of greenhouse gas emissions towards achieving a low carbon development path for the nation, it added.

BHEL was entrusted with execution of the Electro-Mechanical (E&M) package for the project comprising supply and supervision of erection & commissioning of 4 sets of Vertical Kaplan Turbines and Generators of 30 MW capacity each along with the associated auxiliary equipment.

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Author: Research Desk