Bokaro Steel City Thermal Power Station

From Global Energy Monitor

The Bokaro Steel City Thermal Power Station is a 338-megawatt captive coal-fired power station in Jharkhand, India. It provides power for the Bokaro steel plant.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the power station in the Bokaro district.

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Background

Bokaro Power Supply Company Ltd, which operates the Bokaro Steel City Thermal Power Station, is a joint venture company of Damodar Valley Corporation and SAIL (Steel Authority of India Ltd.) (SAIL_, to operate and maintain the captive power and steam generation plant at SAIL's Bokaro steel plant.[1][2]

The coal plant consists of seven units totaling 338 MW, commissioned from 1972 to 2014.[3]

Plant Details

Sponsor: Bokaro Power Supply Company
Parent company: Damodar Valley Corporation and SAIL (Steel Authority of India Ltd.)(SAIL)
Location: Bokaro district, Jharkhand
Coordinates: 23.68587458, 86.09294415 (exact)
Status: Operating
Nameplate capacity: 338 MW
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Start year: 1972-2014
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References

  1. Damodar Valley Corporation, "Generation Overview", Damodar Valley Corporation website, accessed February 2012.
  2. "Bokaro Works (CPP) Coal Power Station India," Global Energy Observatory, accessed March 2012
  3. "Existing Capacity," Bokaro Power Supply Company, accessed June 24, 2020
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