Aditya Aluminium power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Aditya Aluminium power station is a 900-megawatt (MW) power station of Hindalco Industries to supply the Aditya Alumina and Aluminium Project in Odisha, India.


The photograph below shows the power station at the Hindalco alumuminium complex about 3 km north of Lapanga.

Loading map...


Hindalco states that "The project also has a 20 million-tpa joint venture coal mine at Ib Valley, coal blocks Talabira II and III, Odisha, and a 900-MW captive power plant at Lapanga."[1] The project was reported as in operation by 2014.[2]

Aditya Aluminium was established in 1991, which is an aluminum project that consists of aluminum smelter and refinery.[3]

Project Details

Sponsor: Hindalco Industries
Location: Lapanga village, Sambalpur district, Odisha
Coordinates: 21.7400679, 84.0605915 (exact)
Status: Operating
Nameplate capacity: 900 MW (Units 1-6: 150 MW)
In service: 2014
Coal Type:
Coal Source: MCL mines and Mandakini Block Talcher
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:

Resources and articles

Related SourceWatch articles


  1. Hindalco Industries, Greenfield projects", Hindalco Industries website, accessed November 2011.
  2. "Primary aluminium installed capacity to reach 2,843.4 thousand tonnes by March 2015," CMIE, Nov 20, 2014
  3. "Aditya Aluminium Pvt. Ltd." Bloomberg Businessweek, accessed December 22, 2011.
Loading map...