CCGT Plants in India - other states
Dholpur
Location: Rajasthan
Operator: Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd
Configuration: 330-MW, 2+1 CCGT with 9001E gas turbines
Fuel: gas
Operation: 2007-2008
HRSG supplier: BHEL
T/G supplier: BHEL
EPC: Montex Energy, BGR
Quick facts: RVUNL took over this project from RPG, which had secured most of the needed funding for the plant by Oct 1998. Fuel is supplied from ONGC and originates from the Panna-Mukta-Tapti basin. Construction started in Sep 2003, and BHEL secured the Rs501cr order for two 9001E gas turbines and other main plant equipment in May 2004. The plant began simple-cycle operation in September and October 2007 and the steam set was commissioned in March 2008. The work scope included a 12km pipeline to the Chambal River to secure cooling water.

Photograph courtesy of Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd
Posted 6 Jul 2014

Panipat Cracker
Location: Haryana
Operator: Indian Oil Corp Ltd
Configuration: 238-MW, 5+3 CCGT with H-25 gas turbines CHP
Fuel: diesel oil, LNG
Operation: 2009-2010
HRSG supplier: L&T
T/G supplier: Hitachi, BHEL
EPC: L&T-S&L, L&T
Quick facts: This is a complex CPP built as part of the IOCL Panipat Naphtha Cracker Project (PNCP) . In addition to the CCGT block, the facility has two Ansaldo utility boilers. In total, there are 32 possible operating configurations to ensure uninterrupted steam flows and operation during upset conditions or regional blackouts.

Photograph courtesy of Larsen & Toubro
Posted 17 Feb 2014

Ramgarh
Location: Rajasthan
Operator: Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd
Configuration: 70-MW, 1+1 CCGT with 6001 gas turbine , 170-MW 1+1 CCGT with 901E gas turbine
Fuel: gas
Operation: 2002-2014
HRSG supplier: BHEL
T/G supplier: BHEL
EPC: BHEL
Quick facts: In May 2001, BHEL secured an order to complete for the first phase of the Ramgarh plant about 60km from Jaisalmer city. The company had previously supplied a 35-MW Frame 6 simple-cycle gas turbine, although this is not currently in service. The plant was finished in 2002. The second phase machines synchronized in Mar 2013 and Apr 2014, respectively.

Photograph courtesy of Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd
Posted 6 Jul 2014

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Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 06-Jul-2014

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