Cuttack power station (VISA Power)
The Cuttack power station was a proposed 1320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Odisha, India.
The project is proposed for the villages of Brahmanbasta and Bamanpur, about 30 km west of Cuttack.
On its website VISA Power states that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Odisha for the establishment of the project, to be built near the villages of Brahmanbasta and Bamanpur in the Cuttack district of Odisha, India. It would comprise two units of 660 MW each. The company states that the project's "entire water requirement of 40 Cusecs" had been "allotted from River Mahanadi about 3 kms from site."
As of July 2015 the project is not listed as under construction, and appears to have been deferred or abandoned.
Sponsor: VISA Power
Location: Brahmanbasta village, Athgarh taluk, Cuttack district, Odisha
Coordinates: 20.515062, 85.767260 (approximate)
Capacity: 1320 MW
Projected in service:
Coal Source: Indonesia
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
Permits and applications: Environmental Clearance, India MoEF, Jan 17, 2012
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