Prabhawati Nagar power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Prabhawati Nagar power station is a proposed 1,320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Bihar, India.


The map below shows the location of Banka district, but not the exact location of the project.

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The power station has been proposed by Arrissan Power. The Bihar State Electricity Board (BSEB) states that the project was approved by the Bihar State Investment Board in May 2010. BSEB states that an application has been made to the Bihar Water Resources Department for a water allocation. [1]

AS of 2014 the project has not received environmental clearance, and may have been cancelled.

Project Details

Sponsor: Arrissan Power
Location: Prabhawati Nagar village, Banka district, Bihar
Coordinates: 24.87608, 86.947425 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Capacity: 1320MW
Projected in service:
Coal Type:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2: 7,806,085
Source of financing:
Permits: Terms of Reference, India MoEF, Dec 8, 2010

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  1. Bihar State Electricity Board, "New Projects", Bihar State Electricity Board website, accessed November 2011.
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