Powergrid commissions second pole of Champa-Kurukshetra HVDC link

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited has commissioned the second 1,500 MW pole of the Champa-Kurukshetra high voltage direct current line in Chhattisgarh, which will improve power supplies to the northern region. The link will connect IPPs in Chhattisgarh and improve supplies to Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and the adjoining areas.