Jindal Power commissions 2nd 600 MW unit of Chhattisgarh plant

Raipur, 31 March-2014(PTI): Jindal Power Ltd, a company promoted by Jindal Steel & Power Ltd, has started the second 600 MW unit of the Tamnar project at Raigarh in Chhattisgarh.

Jindal Power commissions 2nd 600 MW unit of Chhattisgarh plant

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Naveen Jindal, Member of Parliament, India and Vice-Chairman, Jindal Steel and Power, India; Young Global Leader, during the Fostering Public Leadership at the World Economic Forum’s India Economic Summit  (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

“With the commissioning of this plant, the total capacity of Jindal Power Ltd has now reached 2,200 MW,” Jindal Steel & Power Ltd said.

The third unit of 600 MW is ready for synchronisation, while the fourth unit of similar capacity should be commissioned by October, the company said in a statement.

“We intend to become a significant thermal power player in India over the next two years. We have a vision of having installed capacity of 10,000 MW by the year 2020 with a unique approach of amalgamating diverse forms of power, including thermal, hydro, solar and wind energy,” said Ravi Uppal, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Jindal Steel & Power.

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