Sterlite Power, a private-sector power transmission infrastructure developer and solutions provider, has announced the commissioning of its green energy corridor project, Lakadia-Vadodara Transmission Project Ltd (LVTPL). The project aims to deliver more than 5 GW of power from renewable-rich regions of Bhuj and Kutch in Gujarat to the national grid a step towards accelerating India’s transition towards a greener economy.
The inter-state transmission project is built with an investment of Rs 2,024 crore. It connects the 765/400 kV substation at Lakadia to Vadodara through a 335km long 765 kV double-circuit transmission line.
“With 812 towers spanning seven districts in Gujarat, this power transmission corridor is also one of the largest transmission corridors built in India to date. Additionally, it forms a critical part of the world’s largest 30 GW hybrid renewable energy park coming up in Kutch,” stated Sterlite Power.
Sterlite Power has a portfolio of 30 completed, sold, and under-construction projects covering approximately 14,602 circuit km of transmission lines across India and Brazil. The company has a portfolio of high-performance power conductors, extra-high voltage (EHV) cables, and optical ground wires.