Boilers, Coal, Gas

BHEL wins contract to setup 500MW unit at Bokaro TPS

24 June 2008 – Indian power engineering major Bharat Heavy Electricals has won a INR18.4bn ($428m) turnkey contract from the Damodar Valley Corporation for setting up a 500MW generating unit at the Bokaro thermal power station in the state of Jharkhand, India.

Three units of 210 MW each, built by Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL), are already in operation at Damodar Valley Corporation’s (DVC) Bokaro thermal power station (TPS).

24 June 2008 – Siemens Energy and the Russian power plant supplier Power Machines have signed an agreement in St. Petersburg on the licensing of Siemens advanced gas turbine technology.