Latur power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Latur power station is a proposed 1,500-megawatt (MW) coal plant in Maharashtra, India.


The map below shows Latur district, the proposed location where the plant would be built.

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The project is sponsored by Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (Mahagenco).[1]

According to a November 2010 company presentation, the project was in the "planning and engineering" phase and is scheduled for operation in late 2016."[1]

On its website (April 2014), Mahagenco lists the project as target for 2017-2018 and describes the status as follows: "Subject to availability of fuel. Land acquisition and other tie-ups in progress."[2]

As of April 2015 the project has yet to receive environmental permits and no longer appears on Mahagenco's website. It appears to be cancelled.

Project Details

Sponsor: Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (Mahagenco)
Location: Latur district, Maharashtra
Coordinates: 18.4, 76.58 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Nameplate capacity: 1500 MW
Type: Supercritical
Projected in service:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:

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