Rahem power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Rahem power station is a proposed 1000 MW coal-fired power plant to be built in Jharkhand, India by Gupta Energy.


Although the application to the Ministry of Coal identified the location of the plant as Rahem in Chhatra district, the Project Monitor report identified the location as Tandwa in Chatra district. The map below shows the location of Tandwa village, Chatra district, Jharkhand but not the exact location of the project.

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It is reported that planning for the Rahem power station is in the "initial stages".[1][2] It is not known whether the company has pursued the project since 2009.

Project Details

Sponsor: Gupta Energy
Location: Tandwa village, Chatra district, Jharkhand
Coordinates: 23.852941, 85.031141 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Nameplate capacity: 1000 MW (2 x 500 MW)
Projected in service:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:

Resources and articles

Related GEM.wiki articles


  1. Venugopal Pillai, "Gupta Coal progresses with first power plant" Project Monitor, accessed February 24, 2012.
  2. PENDING APPLICATION OF IPP UP TO 2ND FEBRUARY, 2009, Ministry of Coal, February 2009, p. 36 (#189)
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