Gandhinagar Thermal Power Station

From Global Energy Monitor

Gandhinagar Thermal Power Station is a 630 MW coal plant in Gujarat state, India, owned by Gujarat State Electricity Corporation.[1]

Installed Capacity

Stage Unit Number Installed Capacity (MW) Date of Comisioning Status
Stage I 1 120 March 1977 Retired
Stage I 2 120 April 1977 Retired
Stage II 3 210 March 1990 Running
Stage II 4 210 July 1991 Running
Stage II 5 210 March 1998 Running

Retirement of units 1-2

Units 1-2 have been offline since 2012, and were formally retired in 2017.[2]

Project Details

Sponsor: Gujarat State Electricity Corporation
Location: Gandhinagar city, Gujarat state, India
Status: Operating
Nameplate capacity: 630 MW
Plant Type: Subcritical
Coal Type: Bituminous
Coal Source:
Source of financing:

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  1. Gujarat State Electricity Corporation, "GSECL: About Us", Gujarat State Electricity Corporation website, accessed February 2012.
  2. "Proposal of retirement of 2*120 MW Unit NO 1 & 2 of Gandhinagar TPS- regarding," India CEA, Jan 12, 2017