Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has commissioned the second unit of the 2×30 MW Tuirial Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in the state of Mizoram.
The greenfield project of North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited (NEEPCO) has been set up on the river Tuirial. Power generation from Tuirial HEP will contribute significantly to reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
The order for Electrical & Mechanical (E&M) works for two units of 30 MW each was placed on BHEL by NEEPCO, for design, manufacture, supply, installation and commissioning of two 30 MW Vertical shaft Francis Turbines & matching Generators, Transformers and Switchyard.
NEEPCO’s entire installed hydro capacity of 785 MW has been supplied & commissioned by BHEL. The other hydro project of NEEPCO currently under execution by BHEL is the 4×150 MW Kameng HEP in Arunachal Pradesh.