NTPC Awards GE Power Four Contracts For Installation Of Air Quality Control Systems
GE Power India Limited (GEPIL) announced that it has been awarded four orders by NTPC Limited to supply and install Wet FGD systems for a combined value of INR 17830 million. The four power plant projects are:
1. Solapur Super Thermal Power Project - 2x660 MW.
2. Tanda Super Thermal Power Project Stage II - 2x660 MW.
3. Feroze Gandhi Unchahar Thermal Power Project -1x500 MW.
4. Meja Thermal Power Project - 2x660 MW, by Meja Urja Nigam Private Limited (a JV of NTPC & UPRVUNL).
These new awards build on GE Power's expertise in Wet FGD systems with the recent completion of facilities and performance guarantee tests for Wet FGD at NTPC's Vindhyachal Stage VI Unit 13 - 1 x 500 MW thermal power plant and awarded contract for Wet FGD for NTPC's 2x800 MW Telangana thermal power project earlier this year.
These six Wet FGDs together will treat more than 42 million cubic meters per hour of flue gas and will remove more than 540,000 tons of 502 each year which will be converted into gypsum by-product for use in the construction industry.
The installation of these Wet FGDs will help NTPC meet the new emission standards issued by the Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Government of India in December 2015 making it mandatory for thermal power plants in India to install FGD technology to reduce 502 emissions. The installation of GE Power's Wet FGDs will take 33 months for the first unit and 39 months for the second unit from the date of award of the contract. GE's scope includes Design, Engineering, Civil Work, Supply, Erection and Commissioning of Wet FGD systems along with auxiliaries like Limestone and Gypsum Handling System and Wet Stack.
- Issued By:NTPC LIMITED
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- Value:INR 17830 Million
- Published On:2018-10-31