Janjgir power station
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Janjgir power station is a 1200 megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station proposed by Karnataka Power Corporation. The plant, which comprises two 600MW units, is scheduled to be commissioned in 2013. The power station is proposed to be located near Bodna in Janjgir district in Chhattisgarh state, India.
The map below shows Janjgir district, Chhattisgarh, India but not the exact location of the project.
Platts referred in late 2011 to the project as being 1200MW, whereas earlier news report referred to it as a 1600MW project. A hiring report in September 2011 referred to a "1600 MW Pit Head Thermal Power Station in the State of Chhattisgarh."
Sponsor: Karnataka Power Corporation
Location: Bodna, Janjgir district, Chhattisgarh, India
Coordinates: 22.007995, 82.577505 (approximate area only)
Nameplate capacity: 1200 MW (possibly 1600 MW)
Projected in service: 2013
Estimated annual CO2: 7,096,441 tons
Source of financing:
Resources and articles
- Platts, "World Electric Power Plants Database, September 2011", accessed November 2011. The database is not available online but a downloadable spreadsheet can be purchased.
- "Karnataka's Chattisgarh plant work to begin by Dec", Power Today, April 2010.
- "RECRUITMENT NOTIFICATION - 2011," Karnataka Power, September 15, 2011