Bijor power station

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Bijor power station is a cancelled power station in Bijor, Niwari, Tikamgarh, Madhya Pradesh, India.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Bijor power station Bijor, Niwari, Tikamgarh, Madhya Pradesh, India 25.43, 79.71 (approximate)

The map below shows the approximate location of the power station.

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Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology Start year Retired year
Unit 1 cancelled coal - unknown 660 supercritical
Unit 2 cancelled coal - unknown 660 supercritical
Unit 3 cancelled coal - unknown 660 supercritical

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit 1 GMR Group [100.0%]
Unit 2 GMR Group [100.0%]
Unit 3 GMR Group [100.0%]

Project-level coal details

  • Permit(s): Terms of Reference: 2010-09-08


GMR signed an MOU with the Government of Madhya Pradesh in 2010 to set up a Thermal Power Plant in the Niwari block of Tikamgarh district. The GMR website says the plant has been under project development since 2011.[1] The project received a terms of reference in 2010,[2] but has not applied for an environmental clearance, and appears to be abandoned.

Articles and Resources


  1. "Tikamgarh, Madhya Pradesh," GMR, accessed March 2014.
  2. Terms of Reference, India MoEF, Sep 8, 2010.

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