BHEL bags EPC order for 50 MW Solar Photovoltaic Power Plant

New Delhi, April 14: Against stiff domestic competitive bidding, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged a prestigious order for setting up a 50 MW Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) Power Plant on Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) basis.

Valued at Rs.282 Crore, the order for setting up the Solar Power Plant at Mandsaur in Madhya Pradesh, has been placed on BHEL by NTPC Limited. The project is scheduled for completionin twelve months.

Earlier in the year, BHEL had bagged another EPC order from NTPC under domestic competitive bidding for setting up a 50 MW Solar Power Plant at Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh, which is currently under execution.