Mulwad (Bijapur Luxor) power station
Mulwad power station is a proposed 1320 megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station near Mulwad (or Mulvad) village in Karnataka state, India.
According to Luxor Energy, the plant will use a mixture of indigenous (70%) and imported (30%) coal. Indigenous coal will be sourced from Coal India; imported coal will be from South Africa, Indonesia, and Australia. Coal will be transported to the site by rail. Water will be sourced from the Krishna River at Almatty Dam. The project is more than a km south of Mulwad village, and the company states that there are "no Homestead oustees."
The project received a terms of reference in 2011.
Since then the project has not received environmental clearance, and appears to be abandoned.
Sponsor: Luxor Energy
Location: Mulwad village, Basavana Bagewadi taluk, Bijapur district, Karnataka
Coordinates: 16.554453, 75.729033(exact)
Nameplate capacity: 1320 MW (2 x 660 MW)
Projected in service:
Coal Source: Mixture of domestic (70%) and imported (30%) coal. India coal will be sourced from Coal India; imported coal will be from South Africa, Indonesia, and Australia.
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
Permits and applications: Terms of reference, India MoEF, Feb 11, 2011