CCEA approves grant for AUSC technology

Q.  CCEA has approved one time grant of INR 900 crores for R&D for the development of AUSC technology for thermal power plants. What does AUSC stand for?
- Published on 11 Aug 16

a. Advanced Ultra Super Critical
b. Anterior Ultra Super Critical
c. Advancing Ultra Super Critical
d. Atomic Ultra Super Critical

ANSWER: Advanced Ultra Super Critical
Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved the one time grant of INR 900 crores over three years for R&D projects for the development of Advanced Ultra Super Critical Technology for thermal power plants
  • Estimated cost of the project is INR 1554 crore
  • INR 900 crore will be provided as plan gross budgetary support to BHEL for implementation of the research and development project
  • Project was proposed by a consortium of three government entities: BHEL, NTPC and IGCAR

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