Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the 120 MW Pulichintala Hydro-Electric Project (HEP) in Telangana, with the commissioning of the fourth and final 30 MW hydro generating unit. The other three units of the 4×30 MW Pulichintala HEP, commissioned earlier by BHEL, have been operating successfully.
Located in Suryapet district of Telangana, the greenfield project has been set up for Telangana State Power Generation Corporation (TSGENCO) on the river Krishna. Power generation from Pulichintala HEP will contribute significantly in reduction of greenhouse gas emissions towards achieving a low carbon development path for the nation.
BHEL is India’s largest engineering and manufacturing company of its kind. It is a power plant equipment manufacturer and operates as an engineering and manufacturing company.