NTPC inks pact with RINL for supply of limestone

The MoU will facilitate the needs of various plants of the NTPC.

NTPC inks pact with RINL for supply of limestone

NTPC Limited and Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL), the corporate entity of Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP), have signed an MoU [Memorandum of Understanding] for the supply of 9 lakh metric tonnes of limestone (lime chips, a by-product of the RINL, for the NTPC units across the country for five years.

Limestone is a raw material for the flue-gas desulphurization system which is being installed at the coal-based thermal plants of the NTPC for the reduction of sulfur dioxide emission.

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The MoU will facilitate the needs of various plants of the NTPC.

The MoU was signed by Surinder Pal Singh Virk, Chief General Manager (corporate center-fuel management) of NTPC and Rajat Aich, General Manager (marketing) of RINL, in the presence of S.K. Sinha, head of NTPC Simhadri, and D.K. Mohanty, Director (commercial) of RINL-VSP.

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