Adani Power Inks Power Purchase Agreement with Bangladesh

Adani Power (Jharkhand) has inked long-term pact with Bangladesh Power Development Board  (BPDB) to supply electricity from its upcoming 1,600 MW plant at Godda in Jharkhand.

It has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) for net capacity of 1,496 MW with BPDB for 25 years. The power supply under the PPA will be made from a new  1,600 MW (2×800 MW) ultra— supercritical, coal based power plant to be set up by Adani Power (Jharkhand).
News In-a-Line:
Adani Power (Jharkhand)– Signed pact with Bangladesh Power Development Board– to supply electricity in Godda, Jharkhand.
Static/Current Takeaway Points Important for IBPS PO Mains 2017 Exam-
  1. Adani Power Chairman & Founder- Gautam Adani, Headoffice- Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
  2. Jharkhand CM- Raghubar Das, Governor- Droupadi Murmu.
Source- Press Trust of India (PTI)