Durgapur Jindal Synfuels captive power plant
The Durgapur Jindal Synfuels captive power plant was a 9 x 125-megawatt (MW) coal plant that would provide electric power to a proposed 80,000 barrel-per-day coal-to-liquid plant in Odisha. The project is sponsored by Jinda Synfuels Ltd.
The project would be based in Durgapur village, Angul district, Odisha. .
Jindal Synfuels received a Terms of Reference to develop a 9 x 125 MW captive coal plant in conjunction with a proposed 80,000 barrel-per-day coal-to-liquids project in Odisha. Following the Supreme Court's verdict to de-allocate the block of coal associated with the project, the company decised to abandon the synfuels project.
Sponsor: Jindal Synfuels (part of Jindal Steel & Power)
Parent: Jindal Group
Location: Durgapur village, Angul district, Odisha
Coordinates: 20.9333, 84.8833 (approximate)
Capacity: 9 x 125 MW
Coal Source: Domestic
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
Permits and applications: Terms of Reference, India MoEF, September 20, 2012; Terms of Reference Extension, India MoEF, October 21, 2014
Articles and resources
- "Jindal Steel abandons coal-to-liquid project in Odisha," Business Standard, November 27, 2014