UPPCL setting up a 600-Mw power plant in Chitrakoot
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation (UPPCL) today signed a Memorandum of
Understanding (MoU) with Creative Thermo Light for setting up a 600 Megawatt
(Mw) thermal power plant in Chitrakoot district of Bundelkhand.
The unit, which will be set up at Murka village in Bargarh, is scheduled to
start generating power in four years. UPPCL Chairman and Managing Director
Navneet Sehgal said talks were on with private investors to enhance power
generation capacity in Uttar Pradesh, which aims at providing 24 hours power by
2014. Recently, the state cabinet had also recommended setting up power plants
of 2,500 Mw capacity.