NBPDCL commissions 2×10 MVA GIS sub-station in Purnea, Bihar

The North Bihar Power Distribution Corporation Limited (NBPDCL) in association with Power Finance Corporation (PFC) has commissioned a 2×10 MVA gas-insulated substation (GIS) in Purnea district of Bihar.

The GIS substation was sanctioned in 2018 under the Integrated Power Development Scheme (IPDS) scheme at the cost of Rs 89.9 million. It will benefit approximately 326,000 people of Purnea and the surrounding areas.