Alstom Grid award IST Power with contract to supply di/dt reactors for 800kV UHVDC project in India (Champa)

Alstom Grid have awarded IST Power with a contract to supply 960 di/dt reactors for a 800kV UHVDC project in India. IST Power has supplied over 6000 di/dt reactors for various HVDC projects in the past and welcome the opportunity to support this new project. Alstom Grid’s contract is €400 million for supply to Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, to connect Champa (State of Chhattisgarh), Central India, to Khurukshetra (State of Haryana) in Northern India, using ±800 kV 3,000 MW Ultra High Voltage Direct Current (UHVDC) technology.