Kishore Nagar Coal-to-Liquids Project

From Global Energy Monitor

Kishore Nagar Coal-to-Liquids Project is a proposed coal-to-liquids project that includes a 1,350-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Odisha, India.


The map below shows the location of Angul district, but not the exact location of the project:

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The project is being investigated by Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL). It would be based on coal from the Ramchandi block. Waste coal from the washery (80,000 barrels per day) is proposed to be used as fuel for a 1,350 MW power station associated with the project.[1]

Project status

As of August 2014, given the lack of progress toward receiving further environmental permits, it appears that the project has been put on hold or abandoned.

Project Details for 1350 MW coal plant

Sponsor: Odisha Power and Infratech
Location: Papa sara, Kataranga Gundermunda, Baninali, baisena and Handpa villages, Kishore Nagar tehsil, Angul district, Odisha[2]
Coordinates: 20.833, 85.1(approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Capacity: 1,350 MW
Type: Supercritical[2]
Projected in service:
Coal Type:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
Permits: Terms of Reference, India MoEF, April 27, 2011

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