Spectrum Power Generation Limited (SPGL) is one of the eight fast track private sector power projects approved by the Government of India. The company was formed and incorporated on October 26, 1992 to develop, construct, own and operate a dual fuel fired combined cycle power plant using Gas and Naphtha. The installed capacity of the plant is 208MW with a configuration of three Gas Turbines and one Steam Turbine.
The project is located near Kakinada, a port city in Andhra Pradesh. SPGL has already implemented the project without a Govt. of India Guarantee and the Combined Cycle Commercial Operation for the plant commenced from April 19, 1998 and it presently operating at its full capacity.
The project has been implemented at a cost of Rs. 972.60 Crores. The power generated from the station is being supplied to AP DISCOMS under Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) mechanism.