It is expected that Essar Power Transmission Company Ltd (EPTCL) would commission the 337-km Mahan-Sipat transmission line by the end of this financial year.
The company, which is a subsidiary of Essar Power Ltd (EPL), will consolidate its position in the transmission business with the commissioning of the new line.
According to a spokesperson of the company, it will also help evacuate power from Essar Power MP Ltd’s 2×600 MW Mahan Thermal Power Project without interruption and with superior reliability
Recently, EPL commissioned the second unit of the 2×600 MW Mahan power plant, doubling the total generation of the project from 600 MW to 1,200 MW.
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