Karnataka Power Corporation

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The Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd is a Karnataka government owned power generation company.

Coal power plants

Karnataka Power Corporation's existing and proposed coal plants include:

  • Bellary Thermal Power Station, a 500MW power station which is located at Kudatini, Bellary District. A further 500MW expansion is currently under construction with Bellary 3, a further 700MW expansion has been foreshadowed.[1][2]
  • Raichur Thermal Power Station is a 1470 megawatt coal-fired power station. The power station comprises 7 units of 210 MW capacity each. An additional 210MW unit is currently under construction.[3]

Contact details

Website: http://www.karnatakapower.com/

Resources and articles

Related GEM.wiki articles


  1. Platts, "World Electric Power Plants Database, September 2011", accessed November 2011. The database is not available online but a downloadable spreadsheet can be purchased.
  2. "Unit III of Bellary power station by 2014", Business Standard, February 14, 2011.
  3. Karnataka Power Corporation, "Raichur Thermal Power Station", Karnataka Power Corporation website, accessed November 2011.