Mumbai : The Power business of Engineering and Technology conglomerate Larsen & Toubro (LOT) has bagged engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) order from NTPC to set up Flue Gas Desulphurisation (FGD) system at Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power Station, Stage-I 0 II (6×210 MW Ft 2×500 MW), in Madhya Pradesh. The project value is expected to be between Rs 1000 Crore to 2500 Crore.
This is in continuation to the order received for Stage III 0 IV (2×500 MW 0 2×500 MW) in September last year. With this, LOT will be implementing FGD systems for 12 units constituting 4260 MW at NTPC’s Vindhyachal power plant which will have the maximum number of FGD systems at one location in India.
Installation of FGD systems in existing and upcoming thermal power plants has been made mandatory by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Government of India, to curtail 502 emissions.