New Delhi: State-run BHEL is facing some difficulties on account of the delay of new and under construction power projects, Parliament was informed on Tuesday.
The Department of Heavy Industry constantly endeavour to further cause of BHEL including that of obtaining orders, Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Praful Patel said in the Rajya Sabha.
"We are taking up issues of BHEL with the other ministries, providing level playing field vis-a-vis foreign suppliers of electrical equipment," Patel said.
He said that the ministry is also developing a 10-year Mission Plan for the development of domestic electrical industry in general.
"We are pursuing with Ministry of Power regarding feasibility of having a condition of Phased Manufacturing Programme in case of orders for Super-critical power plants," he said.
The ministry is also arranging bulk order of super-critical sets from NTPC, he added.


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