Assam Power Generation Co to set up 1 x 100 MW Phase-I Namrup Replacement Combined Cycle Power Project in Namrup in Disburgarh district of Assam. The proposed power plant will be a replacement of the existing plant having a total installed capacity of 134 MW and the existing gas linkage of 0.66 MMSCMD is sufficient for phase-I unit. The water requirement for the project will be met from Dillighat river. It may be noted, there is a Elephant Reserve at Jeypore and Wildlife Sanctuary named Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary is at 345.00 mtr and 5,450 mtr respectively from the project site. The total project cost is estimated at Rs.. 7248 million.
The EPC contract for the project was awarded to M/s BHEL in December 2008. § Total Project Cost: 694 Crores. § Zero Date: 09-02-09. § Completion Period: 35 Months. § Schedule date of commissioning of the project: January 2012. § Soil investigation work of the project site is already been completed. § Detail Engineering in progress. The project is likely to go operational in January 2012