Bhubaneshwar Jasper power station
The Bhubaneshwar Jasper power station is a 135-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha.
The undated satellite photo below shows the plant in Bhubaneshwar.
The captive power station is proposed to be built in Bhubaneshwar, the capital of Odisha. It would comprise two 67.5 MW units. Bhubaneshwar Power is a joint venture between Tata Steel and its subsidiary, Rawmet Ferrous Industries, which between them hold a 26% share, and Jasper Industries the remaining 74% stake.
In April and May, 2017, the project was advertising for a plant execution manager and an erection commissioning engineer.
In December 2017, Tata Steel executed definitive agreements to acquire 74% equity shares of Bhubaneshwar Power from JL (Jasper) Power Ventures for Rs255cr, making Bhubaneshwar Power a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Group.
Sponsor: Bhubaneshwar Power
Parent: Tata Group
Location: Anantapur village, Althagarh taluk, Cuttack district, Odisha
Coordinates: 20.4793982, 85.74492 (exact)
Nameplate capacity: 135 MW (Units 1-2: 67.5 MW)
Start year: 2016
Source of financing:
Permits and applications: Environmental Clearance, India MoEF, May 14, 2010; Environmental Clearance, India MoEF, Aug 14, 2015
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Related SourceWatch articles
- "Tata Steel forms JV for Orissa power project", Economic Times, June 17, 2008.
- Environmental Clearance, India MoEF, May 14, 2010
- Environmental Clearance, India MoEF, Aug 14, 2015
- "Centre's green panel for action against Bhubaneshwar Power for violating EC norms," Press Trust of India, November 8, 2018
- "Power Plant Jobs in Bhubaneshwar," Naukri.com, accessed May 2017
- "Tata Steel to acquire 74% stake in Bhubaneshwar Power: After completion of the transaction Bhubaneshwar Power will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Steel," India Infoline News Service, December 1, 2017