Sahibganj power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Sahibganj power station is a proposed 1,320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Jharkhand, India.


The map below shows Barharwa taluk, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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In 2011 the Sahibganj power station received a terms of reference.[1]

As of August 2014, the project appears to be cancelled (i.e. on hold), since there are no press reports confirming its existence and it is not mentioned on the sponsor's website.[2] Nor is it listed in Madhucon's 2012-13 annual report.[3]

Project Details

Sponsor: Madhucon Projects
Location: Thopgram, Bykuntpur, Abhirampur, Debu, Satyanarayanpur and Narayanpur villages, Barharwa taluk, Sahibganj district, Jharkhand
Coordinates: 24.858152, 87.774208 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Nameplate capacity: 1320 MW
Type: Supercritical
Projected in service:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
MoEF permits: Terms of Reference, (March 30, 2011)

Resources and articles

Related articles


  1. Terms of Reference, MoEF, March 30, 2011
  2. "Irrigation & Power Projects," Madhucon Projects website, accessed August 2014
  3. "Annual Report Madhucon Projects Limited 2012-13,"
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