Panipat power station
Panipat power station is a 1,110-megawatt (MW) power station in Haryana, India.
The undated satellite photo shows that the plant in Assan village, Panipat.
The power station consisted of eight units. Units 1-4 are known as Painpat I, and Units 5-8 are known as Panipat II. Units 1-4 are 110 MW each and were commissioned between 1979-1987. Units 5-6 are 210 MW each and were commissioned in 1989 and 2001, respectively. Units 7-8 are 250 MW each and commissioned in 2004-2005.
Unit 5 (210 MW) was retired in March 2020.
Proposed unit 9
The unit is planned to use supercritical technology. It is estimated the unit will be commissioned in 52 months after issuance of the letter of award for the project. The estimated capital cost is Rs. 44189 million.
As of May 2020 the project has not received environmental clearance, and plans appear abandoned.
Project Details for unit 9
- Sponsor: Haryana Power Generation Corporation
- Location: Assan village, Panipat district, Haryana
- Coordinates: 29.397505867074, 76.876316070557 (exact)
- Status: Cancelled
- Type: Supercritical
- Projected in service:
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- Permits and applications: Feasibility study, Steag, December 2014; Terms of Reference, India MoEF, July 22, 2015
Resources and articles
Related SourceWatch articles
- Haryana Power Generation Company, "Panipat Thermal Power Station", Haryana Power Generation Company website, accessed August 2015
- "Panipat power station," GEO, accessed Aug 2015
- Installed capacity, India CEA, March 2020
- "Terms of Reference," India MoEF, July 22, 2015
- Feasibility study, Steag, December 2014