1. Drought effect: Adani Power shuts 2,640 mw units at Tiroda plant in Maharashtra

Drought effect: Adani Power shuts 2,640 mw units at Tiroda plant in Maharashtra

Adani Power says due to drought condition in Maharashtra, the water dam has dried up and is unable to supply water to Tiroda Power Plant.

By: | New Delhi | Published: May 16, 2016 2:08 PM

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Adani Power on Monday said it has shut down four units of 660 mw capacity each out of five units at the Tiroda plant in Maharashtra due to acute water shortage.

“The company’s wholly-owned subsidiary Adani Power Maharashtra Ltd has shut down its 4 units of 660 mw each out of total 5 units of 660 mw each, situated at Tiroda Plant in Maharashtra due to acute water shortage,” Adani Power Ltd informed BSE today.

According to statement Tiroda Power Plant gets water under a long-term arrangement from Dhapewada Project of Vidarbha Irrigation Development Corporation.

The company said due to drought condition in Maharashtra, the water dam has dried up and is unable to supply water to Tiroda Power Plant.

The production from these four units will resume once the water is available, it added.

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    varghese.al
    May 16, 2016 at 10:41 am
    GOI must encourage to construct all new power plants near sea s and to use entire water from sea for plant operation, spent steam must be condensed to convert as potable water.
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