Chakabura power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Chakabura power station is a 60-megawatt (MW) power plant owned by ACB (India) in Chhattisgarh, India.


The undated satellite photo below shows the power station at Chakabura village, Korba district, Chhattisgarh.

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The plant was a pilot project set up to utilize the by-products of ACB's coal benefication business. Unit 1 commissioned in 2007,[1] and unit 2 in 2014.[2]

Financing for Unit 2

In September 2010, a financing agreement for Unit 2 was closed. US$22.90 million in loans will be provided by Yes Bank, Punjab & Sind Bank, and State Bank of Hyderabad. US$9.58 million in equity will be provided by ACB (India) Ltd.[3]

Project Details

Sponsor: ACB (India)
Location: Chakabura village, Korba district, Chhattisgarh
Coordinates: 22.3936527, 82.553249 (exact)
Status: Operating
Nameplate capacity: 60 MW (Units 1-2: 30 MW)
Type: Subcritical
In service: 2007 (Unit 1); 2014 (Unit 2)
Coal Type:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2: 1,596,699 tons
Source of financing: US$22.90 million in debt from Yes Bank, Punjab & Sind Bank, and State Bank of Hyderabad; US$9.58 million in equity from ACB (India) Ltd.[3]

Resources and articles


  1. ACB India, "30 MW Power Plant, Chakabura, Chhattisgarh (Phase I)", ACB (India) website, accessed January 2014.
  2. ACB India, "30 MW Power Plant, Chakabura, Chhattisgarh (Phase II)", ACB (India) website, accessed January 2016
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Preview of Chakabura Thermal Power Plant (30MW) | Transaction | IJGlobal". Retrieved 2020-09-28.

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