State-run power equipment maker BHEL announced that it has commenced execution of Rs 20,400-crore Yadadri supercritical thermal power project ordered by the Telangana State Power Generation Corporation.
The project, valued at approximately Rs 20,400 crore, is the single largest order for the company so far and is also the highest value order ever placed in the power sector in India.
The project is located at Damaracherla in Nalgonda district of Telangana. The Yadadri project will be executed on fast track basis by the company in line with its strategy of focusing on revival of held up projects and their speedy execution. TSGENCO has earlier awarded contracts for 800 MW Kothagudem and 1,080 MW Bhadradri power projects to BHEL, which are under advanced stages of execution.