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L&T's Power Business wins order for setting up FGD systems



Posted On : 2023-10-04 13:03:09( TIMEZONE : IST )

L&T's Power Business wins order for setting up FGD systems

The Power business arm of Larsen & Toubro (L&T Energy - Power) has secured Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) order from West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited to set up wet Flue Gas Desulphurization (FGD) systems for its Thermal Power Plant at Sagardighi in the state of West Bengal.

The project's unique features include three FGD absorbers catering to four thermal power units (2x300 MW, 2x500 MW) while balance of plant systems to be installed shall cater to five units of the plant. For L&T, this will be the first FGD project from a state-owned power utility.

Installation of FGD systems in existing and upcoming thermal power plants has been made mandatory by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India, to curtail SO2 emissions.

With this order, L&T is poised to install FGD projects for thermal plants totaling more than 19 GW, actively contributing to GoI's initiative of reducing SO2 emissions.

Shares of Larsen & Toubro Limited was last trading in BSE at Rs. 3072.80 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 3021.95. The total number of shares traded during the day was 51874 in over 6541 trades.

The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 3077.65 and intraday low of 2995.95. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 157611117.00.

Source : Equity Bulls

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