New Delhi, Apr 4 UNI | 4 months ago

Adani Power Ltd, a subsidiary of Adani Enterprises Ltd and part of the Adani Group, today announced the commissioning of the fourth unit of 660 megawatts (MW) at its power plant at Tiroda in Maharashtra, taking the company's total installed capacity to 8,620 MW.

"This is an important milestone in the history of Indian power generation as Adani Power Ltd has added 2,640 MW in the last financial year, accounting for nearly 15 per cent of the overall capacity addition of about 17,000 MW in the country," the firm said in a statement.

The company has commissioned two 660 MW units in the first quarter, one 660 MW unit in third quarter and one 660 MW unit in fourth quarter of FY14, two each at Tiroda in Maharashtra and at Kawai in Rajasthan.

"It is a significant milestone in the path to achieve Adani Power's target of generating 20,000 MW by 2020," said Mr. Gautam Adani, Chairman, Adani Group.

(Posted on 04-04-2014)