Cossipore power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Cossipore power station is a retired 160-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Kolkata, Kolkata, the state of West Bengal, India.[1]

Location

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: CESC Ltd
  • Parent company: RPG Group
  • Location: Kolkata, Kolkata, the state of West Bengal, India
  • Coordinates: 22.6244, 88.3687 (exact)
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Gross generating capacity (retired): 160 MW
    • Unit 1: Coal-fired subcritical, 30 MW (start-up in 1949)
    • Unit 2: Coal-fired subcritical, 30 MW (start-up in 1949)
    • Unit 3: Coal-fired subcritical, 50 MW (start-up in 1960)
    • Unit 4: Coal-fired subcritical, 50 MW (start-up in 1963)

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