Durgapur DVC power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Durgapur DVC power station (also known as Durgapur DVC power station) is a retired 500-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Durgapur, Bardhaman, the state of West Bengal, India.[1]

Location

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Damodar Valley Corporation
  • Parent company: Damodar Valley Corporation
  • Location: Durgapur, Bardhaman, the state of West Bengal, India
  • Coordinates: 23.5315, 87.2499 (exact)
  • Coal type: Bituminous
  • Coal source:
  • Gross generating capacity (retired): 500 MW
    • Unit 1: Coal-fired subcritical, 75 MW (start-up in 1960s)
    • Unit 2: Coal-fired subcritical, 75 MW (start-up in 1960s)
    • Unit 3: Coal-fired subcritical, 140 MW (start-up in 1966)
    • Unit 4: Coal-fired subcritical, 210 MW (start-up in 1982)

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