L&T’s power business wins order from NTPC
L&T has bagged EPC order from NTPC to set up FGD system at Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power Station
The power business of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) 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 & II (6x210 MW & 2x500 MW), in Madhya Pradesh.
This is in continuation to the order received for Stage III & IV (2x500 MW & 2x500 MW) in September last year. With this, L&T will be implementing FGD systems for 12 units constituting 4260MW 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 SO2 emissions.