Latehar power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Latehar power station is a proposed 1,000-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in India.


The map below shows Latehar district, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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According to Platts, the Latehar power station would consist of two 500 MW coal-fired units.[1]

However, according to a 2012 investor presentation by Tata Power coal from captive coal mines at Latehar would be used at the Tiruldih Power Project.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Tata Power
  • Parent company: Tata Group
  • Location: Latehar district, Jharkhand
  • Coordinates: 23.73, 84.47 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross Capacity:
    • Unit 1: 500 MW
    • Unit 2: 500 MW
  • Type:
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "World Electric Power Plants Database,", Platts, September 2013. The database is not available online but can be purchased from Platts.
  2. "IThe Lata Power Company Ltd., September 2012," investor presentation, page 12.

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