Sattankulam power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Sattankulam power station was a proposed 2,000-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Tamil Nadu, India.


The map below shows the approximate location where the plant was proposed, in Sattankulam taluk.

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Background on Plant

Indian Integrated Energy received a terms of reference toward an environmental permit for the 2,000 MW coal-fired power station in 2010,[1] but as of 2014 there has been no activity around the power station on the India Ministry website, and the project may have been cancelled.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Indian Integrated Energy
  • Parent company:
  • Developer:
  • Location: Padukkapattu village, Sattankulam taluk, Thoothukudi district, Tamil Nadu
  • Coordinates: 8.45, 77.93 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Capacity:
    • Unit 1: 1,000 MW
    • Unit 2: 1,000 MW
  • Type: Supercritical
  • Start date:
  • Coal Type:
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:
  • Permits and applications: Terms of reference, India MoEF, Jan 20, 2010

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  1. Terms of reference, India MoEF, Jan 20, 2010.

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