Dona power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Dona power station is proposed 1320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Bihar, India.


The map below shows Hisua taluk, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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The project is sponsored by Dalmia Power Limited. The Bihar State Investment Promotion Board lists the project as having been granted investment approval in February 2011,[1] although is not specifically listed on the company website.[2] The power station has been proposed to be built at Dona village.[1]

However, as of 2014 the project has not received environmental permits, and may have been cancelled.

Project Details

Sponsor: Dalmia Power
Parent company: Dalmia Bharat Group
Location: Dona village, Hisua taluk, Nawada District, Bihar
Coordinates: 24.83, 85.42 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Nameplate capacity: 1320MW
Projected in service:
Coal Type:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2: 7,806,085
Source of financing:

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  1. 1.0 1.1 State Investment Promotion Board, "Proposals Approved by State Investment Promotion Board (SIPB)", Bihar State Investment Promotion Board, accessed November 2011.
  2. "Dalmia Power: Encouraging Green Energy initiatives," Dalmia Bharat Group, accessed March 2014.
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