Adani Power is one of the major undertakings by Adani group in power sector and has grown out to be one of the biggest companies in India in supplying power nationwide.
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Their first power plant was setup in Mundra to cater to the Mundra port and SEZ’s in 2006, and as of now it is a leader in power in India. Adani port was largest importer of coal as it fulfilled 50% of country’s need for imported coal, and they had also built country’s biggest terminal at Mundra port.
Today, Mundra is the largest private coal based power plant location in the world. The company has built over its operations over years and has setup plants at several locations such as Tiroda in Maharashtra, Kawai in Rajasthan and Udupi in Karnataka. The company is also credited with the largest private power producing company with aggregate capacity of energy reaching at 10,480 MW.
They are targeting to raise their bars and produce 20,000 MW of installed energy by the end of 2020 by developing world class operations and maintenance team of experts, engineers, executives etc. The transmission team of Adani Power was set up to help support the state and central utilities. The team has also created a transmission system in less than 3 years spanning 5000 circuit Kilometres . The sheer dynamism of the Group has helped Adani Power grow tremendously since its inception as well as incubate successful new businesses. Therefore, Adani group has grown out to be a formidable force in energy segment.