Alstom to build 96 MW hydropower plant in India's Sikkim region

14 May 2010 - Alstom has snagged a contract worth EUR18m ($22.5m) from Dans Energy for the 96 MW Jorethang Loop Electric Project in Sikkim, India.
 
The order entails end-to-end manufacturing of equipments at Alstom Projects India's Vadodara facility in Gujarat state. The contract includes supply, installation, testing & commissioning of electro-mechanical equipments for the plant's two 48 MW units.
 
The 96 MW Jorethang Loop hydropower project will be based at the city of Jorethang on the bank of the river Rangeet, a tributary of the river Teesta, the state's largest river.

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