Sterlite Power bags LOI for clean energy transmission project in Rajasthan

Sterlite Power, a leading power transmission company in India and Brazil, has won the contract for 20 GW, phase III, Part-F transmission project in Rajasthan from REC Power Development and Consultancy Limited. The project will be developed on the basis of build, own, operate, transfer model for a period of 35 years. The project entails building three essential parts: a 350 km long transmission line, connecting 765 kV transmission corridor from Fatehgarh III’s renewable energy zone to the substation at Beawar, a 3,000 MVA 765/400 kV substation at Beawar, and two line-in line-out lines totalling about 120 km in length. The project also involves the installation of the STATCOM system at the Fatehgarh III substation.