Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd has bagged an order worth Rs 1,224 crore from Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd for setting up a thermal power plant in the state.
The order entails setting up a 500 MW power plant, with two units of 250 MW each at Parichha TPS Extension, UP. The project would be commissioned in 2009-10, said the engineering and manufacturing company in a statement.
Under the secured order BHEL would manufacture, supply, test and commission the main plant package along with associated auxiliaries and civil works.
BHEL's plants at Haridwar, Trichy, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Bhopal and Jhansi would supply the equipment for the project.
The company is already executing a contract for setting up two units of 210 MW capacity each at Parichha TPS Extension which has already been commissioned.