HPCL has bought two sick sugar mills Sugauli and Lauriya at a price of Rs. 950 million. It plans tor revive these junk mills to generate around 100 MW of power from bagasse. The new mills have a 3500 tpd crushing capacity and a 60 kilo liter/day distillery unit. Currently, MITCON has prepared DFR for the project. Ethanol produced from these units will be used to produce Ethanol blended fuel programme.