Budge Budge Generating Station
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Budge Budge Generating Station is an operating power station of at least 750-megawatts (MW) in Pujali, Budge Budge, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal, India.
Table 1: Project-level location details
|Plant name||Location||Coordinates (WGS 84)|
|Budge Budge Generating Station||Pujali, Budge Budge, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal, India||22.4703, 88.1399 (exact)|
The map below shows the exact location of the power station.
Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):
- Unit 1: 22.4703437, 88.1399487
- Unit 2: 22.4703437, 88.1399487
- Unit 3: 22.4703437, 88.1399487
Table 2: Unit-level details
|Unit name||Status||Fuel(s)||Capacity (MW)||Technology||Start year||Retired year|
|Unit 1||operating||-||250 MW||subcritical||-||-|
|Unit 2||operating||-||250 MW||subcritical||-||-|
|Unit 3||operating||-||250 MW||subcritical||-||-|
Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details
|Unit 1||CESC Ltd||CESC Ltd|
|Unit 2||CESC Ltd||CESC Ltd|
|Unit 3||CESC Ltd||CESC Ltd|
Source of financing:
The 750 MW power station is owned by CESC Ltd and is located in West Bengal.
In its 2010-2011 annual report CESC stated that the first two 250MW units were commissioned over a decade before (in 1997 and 1999) and the third was commissioned in February 2010. 
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