DVC's Durgapur Steel Thermal Power Project creates all time record in history
New Delhi: Durgapur Steel Thermal Power Station, a coal-based thermal power plant of DVC located Durgapur city in Paschim Bardhaman district has created an all-time record in the history of this 75 year old pioneer organization.
The plant has successfully co-fire non torrefied biomass pellets with coal in its Therma Power Plant to generate power.
As per policy issued by SAMARTH Mission, Ministry of Power, Government of India, coal fired thermal power stations have obligation of 7% blending of biomass pellets along with coal. This will save coal consumption as well help in achieving carbon neutrality and “ Net Zero” targets.