"The unit has been commissioned at the upcoming 3x660 MW Prayagraj Super Thermal Power Project (STPP) at Bara in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh", BHEL said in statement today.
    
According to the statement, this is the first super critical thermal unit in the state to achieve capacity addition on attaining full load. The greenfield thermal power project is owned by Prayagraj Power Generation Company Limited (PPGCL), a subsidiary company of Jaiprakash Power Ventures Limited.
    
BHEL is the leading power equipment manufacturer in the country with orders of 43 sets of super critical boilers and 38 sets of super critical turbine generators by various customers.
    
These orders have been received from central, state as well as private sector utilities that have reposed confidence in the company. Super critical units are more efficient, consume lesser coal and are also eco-friendly.

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