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Sterlite Power Commissions Khargone Transmission Project worth INR 1,662 crore in MP

With the power transmission project, 1,320 MW of power generated by the Khargone Power Plant will be evacuated to 765 kV Khandwa substation to further distribute it downstream across Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Goa, Daman & Diu, and Dadra & Nagar Haveli.

January 11, 2022

Sterlite Power has successfully commissioned the Khargone Transmission project worth INR 1,662 crore in Madhya Pradesh.

“Sterlite Power Transmission Ltd, a leading private sector power transmission infrastructure developer, and solutions provider announced the successful commissioning of Khargone Transmission Ltd (KTL) project worth Rs 1,662 crore in Madhya Pradesh,” according to the statement released by the company.

The scope of the project includes the evacuation of 1,320 MW of power generated by the Khargone Power Plant to 765 kV Khandwa substation to further distribute it downstream across the states and regions including – Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Goa, Daman & Diu, and Dadra & Nagar Haveli.

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In the words of Mr. Pratik Agarwal, Managing Director, Sterlite Power, “We are delighted to achieve the successful commissioning of KTL project which aims at solving the critical challenge of energy delivery for the western and central region.”

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In April 2020, the power transmission company had already commissioned 5 out of 6 elements in the project which includes, 765kV substation at Khandwa, 400kV D/C Khandwa-Khargone transmission line, 765kV DC Khandwa-Indore transmission line, 400kV LILO, and Dhule bay extension.