HPP achieves COD of unit-I of its Anuppur thermal power plant
Hindustan Powerprojects successfully achieved COD of unit-I (600 MW) of the first phase of its flagship 2520 MW Anuppur thermal power project in Madhya Pradesh. The company had signed PPA’s with the government of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh for 35% and 361 MW respectively earlier and importantly, the coal for the project is secured through a fuel supply agreement with South Eastern Coalfields. The total capacity of the flagship thermal plant is 2520 MW to be developed in two phases of 1,200 MW (2x600 MW) 1,320 MW (2x660 MW).
Ratul Puri, Chairman, Hindustan Powerprojects said, “The country needs to ramp up its energy generating capacity quickly to be able to meet the developmental agenda. This project will play a key role in addressing power sufficiency in Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh.”