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The Hazira power plant is an existing 515 megawatt (MW) multi-fuel power station combined-cycle power plant located near the Essar Steel facility in Hazira, Gujarat, India.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows Hazira village, Surat district, Gujarat state, the location where the plant would be built.

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Background

The plant, which was commissioned in October 1997, burns naphtha, high-speed diesel, natural gasoline liquid and/or natural gas. Power from the plant is sold to the company's steel division, Essar Steel. Essar Energy is also proposing the Hazira II power plant, a 270MW plant comprising two 135MW unit using "imported coal and corex gas fines from the adjacent Essar Steel corex plant."[1]

Project Details on the Hazira II expansion

Sponsor: Essar Energy
Location: Hazira village, Surat district, Gujarat
Coordinates: 21.1652, 72.6613 (exact)
Status: Under construction
Nameplate capacity: 270 MW
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Projected in service:
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Coal Source: imported coal
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:

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References

  1. Essar Energy, "Power", Essar Energy website, accessed February 2012.

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