Kahalgaon power station (East-West Power)

From Global Energy Monitor

Kahalgaon power station (East-West Power) is a proposed 1000 megawatt (MW) coal plant in Bihar state, India.


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The project was approved by the State Investment Planning Board in January, 2008; however, according to an update on the Bihar State Electricity Board website, "Progress has not been reported by the firm."[1] It appears that the project has been abandoned by its sponsor, East-West Power Generation Company.

Project Details

Sponsor: East-West Power Generation Company
Location: Kahalgaon village, Bhagalpur district, Bihar
Coordinates: 25.26354, 87.234444 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Nameplate capacity: 1000 MW
Projected in service:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:

Resources and articles

Related GEM.wiki articles


  1. Bihar State Electricity Board, "New Power Projects", Bihar State Electricity Board website, accessed February 2012.
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