State run Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the first 800 MW super critical thermal unit in Karnataka. This is the highest rating unit in the state. The unit has been commissioned at the 2×800 MW Yeramarus thermal power station (TPS) located in Raichur district of Karnataka.
Yeramarus TPS is being developed by Raichur Power Corporation Ltd (RPCL). RPCL is a joint venture of Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd (KPCL) and BHEL. The second unit of this project is also in an advanced stage of construction and is expected to be commissioned shortly. BHEL’s scope of work for the project envisaged design, engineering, manufacture, supply, erection and commissioning of super critical boiler and turbine generators along with associated civil works and agreed balance of plant packages.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post :
1. Name the company which has commissioned the first 800 MW super critical thermal unit in Raichur district of Karnataka ?
2. The Raichur Power Corporation Ltd (RPCL) is the joint venture of which companies ?
Courtesy : Business Standard