BHEL wins Rs 7,300 cr order for supercritical TPP in TN

BHEL has announced winning a Rs 7,300 crore order for setting up a Supercritical Thermal Power Project (TPP) in Tamil Nadu.

In a statement, the state-owned firm said the order for setting up the 2×660 MW Udangudi TPP has been placed by Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Ltd (TANGEDCO).

This is the fourth order for supercritical sets finalised in the last three years by TANGEDCO, and all the four orders have been won by BHEL.

According to the company, the previous three orders viz 2×660 MW Ennore SEZ, 1×800 MW North Chennai Supercritical TPP Stage-III and 2×800 MW Uppur TPP were also secured by BHEL on International Competition Bidding (ICB) basis.

Located at Udangudi in Thoothukudi district of Tamil Nadu, the greenfield project will be executed by Bhel on Engineering, Procurement, Construction (EPC) basis.

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