East-North Interconnection Company Limited

FIRST 765 KV TRANSMISSION LINE COMMISSIONED

 

Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Limited

THE LARGEST PRIVATE DEVELOPER OF INDEPENDENT TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS IN INDIA

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East North Interconnection Company Limited is a first-of-its-kind Mega Independent Power Transmission Project awarded in India. It is a special purpose vehicle promoted by Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Limited (Sterlite Grid), a subsidiary of Sterlite Power Transmission Limited (Sterlite Power).

In a short span of time, Sterlite Grid has emerged as one of the largest private operators of independent power transmission systems in India. With a capital commitment of $1.5 billion, Sterlite Grid has a large portfolio of 10 projects consisting of 31 Extra High Voltage (EHV) transmission lines, 7 substations with over 7,000 circuit kilometres and 25,000 MVA transformation capacity spanning 15 states. This includes four operational projects with 3,250 circuit kilometres of transmission lines and two substations.

In the meantime, Sterlite Power has established itself as a global transmission solutions, products and services provider. Driven by the vision of empowering humanity by addressing the toughest challenges of energy delivery, Sterlite Power is enabling and building transmission networks. Within a short period of time, it has excelled consistently in the Indian power transmission sector by introducing robust and latest technologies.

Both Sterlite Power & Sterlite Grid are committed to harnessing the power of technology to revolutionise power transmission sector as is evident from some of the pioneering initiatives such as aerial surveys (LiDAR), heli-stringing, tower erection through heli-cranes and asset monitoring through unmanned aerial vehicles.

Sharing lineage with Vedanta Group, both the verticals are focused on creating a robust infrastructure for the country while focusing on core values of creating innovation, stakeholder value and respecting the operating environment.

EAST NORTH INTERCONNECTION COMPANY LIMITED

ENICL is a first-of-its-kind Mega Independent Power Transmission Project awarded in India. The aim of the project is to evacuate power from the eastern and the north-eastern states to the northern region of the country. It has been identified as one of the highest priority lines by the Power System Operation Corporation Limited (POSOCO), the national system operator, as it provides critical connectivity for the transfer of power from the generation plants in the North Eastern region. Also, this project will end power shortfall during non-monsoon months, thereby bringing relief to the people of Assam.

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KEY EVENTS

1-Jan-16

Sterlite successfully closed Rs 925 Cr issuance of non-convertible debentures ENICL

12-Nov-14

Sterlite successfully completed Bongaigaon-Siliguri Transmission Line to commission India’s first Ultra Mega Transmission Project

16-Sep-13

By connecting Purnea and Bihar Sharif, Sterlite became the first private player to cross the river Ganges with 400 kV line, since Independence

31-Mar-10

Sterlite acquired special purpose vehicle East North Interconnection Company Limited from the bid process coordinator

7-Jan-10

Sterlite emerged as the successful bidder and was awarded East North Interconnection Project

1-Apr-09

PFC Consulting Limited invited bids for developing the transmission system