Jaya power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Jaya power station is a proposed 450-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Tamil Nadu, India.


The map below shows the approximate location where the plant would be built in Thoothukkudi district.

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Background on Plant

In 2011 Jaya Thermal Power submitted a pre–feasibility report for a 320 MW (4X80 MW) coal-based power station in Thoothukudi district. A terms of reference was awarded in 2012, and afterward Jaya Thermal Power submitted a revised permit to expand the proposed power station to 450 MW (3 x 150 MW).[1]

As of May 2016 the project has yet to receive environmental clearance, and appears to be deferred or abandoned.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Jaya Thermal Power
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  • Location: Vadakku Silukkampatti, Muthusamypuram, Thattaparai and Veerapandapuram villages, Thoothukkudi district, Tamil Nadu
  • Coordinates: 8.803, 78.1445 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Capacity: 450 MW (3 x 150 MW)
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