Dumka power station (CESC)
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Dumka power station is a proposed 1260 megawatt (MW) coal plant in Jharkhand state, India.
The map below shows the location of Dumka district, India but not the exact location of the project.
The project will be developed in two phases. Phase I comprises two units, each 300 MW. Phase II is a 660 MW unit. The project received environmental clearance on August 24, 2011. According to the company, the project will be completed in 2016.
Location: Danro, Punsiya, Mahadevsol, Kusubana and Dumka villages, Dumka district, Jharkhand
Coordinates: 24.263371, 87.246407 (approximate)
Status: Phase I: (Units 1 & 2) - Pre-permit development; Phase II: Pre-permit development
Nameplate capacity: 1260 MW (Phase I: 2 x 300 MW; Phase II: 1 x 660 MW)
Projected in service: Phase I: 2016; Phase II: unknown
Coal Source: Mahuagiri coal block (25 km distant)
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
MoEF permits: Terms of Reference, (Aug 24, 2011)
Resources and articles
Related SourceWatch articles
- "1260 MW (in 2 Phases) Thermal Power Project by CESC Ltd," Thermal MoEF News, September 6, 2011
- CESC, "CESC At a glance", CESC website, accessed November 2011.