Gorra Thermal Power Plant

From Global Energy Monitor

Gorra Thermal Power Plant is a proposed 540 megawatt (MW) coal plant in Chhattisgarh state, India.

Location

The map below shows the location of Raigarh in Raigarh district, Chhattisgarh state, India but not the exact location of the project at the village of Gorra.

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Background

The project is #55 on a list of independent power projects that applied for coal linkage to the Ministry of Coal.[1] The project is also listed as an IPP generation project in 2010 planning documents released by the Central Electricity Authority.[2]

Project Appears Abandoned

With no further reports on the project since 2010, it appears to have been abandoned.

Project Details

Sponsor: Patni Power Projects
Location: Gorra village, Pussore tehsil, Raigarh district, Chhattisgarh
Coordinates: 21.89304,83.393583 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Nameplate capacity: 540 MW (4 x 135 MW)[1]
Type:
Projected in service: January 2012[2]
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:

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