Thermal Power generation
Promoter: Tripura State Electricity Corporation
Project: Planning to upgrade its Rokhia gas-based thermal power project
Location: Rokhia, dist. West Tripura, Tripura.
Cost: The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 3,200 million inclusive of upgradation of the Baramura gas-based power project & renovation of the Dambur hydroelectric power project.
Project Details: The scope of the project will involve conversion of thermal power project into combined cycle. The project would generate 35 MW more power if it goes for combined cycle system. North Eastern Electric Power Corporation (NEEPCO) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the company to convert thermal power project into combined cycle. The expenditure will be shared by the NEEPCO and the company. As part of the ‘understanding’, the NEEPCO will take 50 % of the increased power while the State Government will have to pump in Rs. 900 million to implement the joint venture project.