Nandichod power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Nandichod power station is a proposed 135-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Odisha, India.


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

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Background on Plant

In January 2012 Tata Sponge Iron received a Terms of Reference to set up a 135 MW power plant based on coal washery rejects from the Radhikapur coal block.[1]

Since then the project has yet to receive environmental clearance, and appears to be deferred or abandoned.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Tata Sponge Iron
  • Parent company: Tata Group
  • Developer:
  • Location: Nandichod (Gopiballavpur) and Jhintipal Jungle villages, Angul district, Odisha
  • Coordinates: 20.833, 85.1 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Capacity: 135 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start date:
  • Coal Type: Washery rejects
  • Coal Source: Radhikapur coal block
  • Source of financing:
  • Permits and applications: Terms of reference, India MoEF, Jan 25, 2012

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  1. Terms of reference, India MoEF, Jan 25, 2012.

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