Jawaharpur Thermal Project
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Jawaharpur Thermal Project is a 1,320 megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station which has been proposed by Jawaharpur Vidyut Utpadan Nigam to be built in Uttar Pradesh.
The plant is located at Malawan, Etah tehsil, Etah district, Uttar Pradesh. The map below shows the location of Malawan but not the exact location of the project.
The company states that while it is calling for bids for a 1320MW project "it has been decided to permit the selected developer to establish an Additional Unit of 660 MW at the selected plant location. To expedite the process, the Government of Uttar Pradesh shall facilitate the Land Acquisition and Water allocation for such Additional Unit."
The project was issed Terms of Reference on March 11, 2010. Water will be used from Lower Ganga Canal.
Sponsor: Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut
Location: Malawan, Etah tehsil, Etah district, Uttar Pradesh
Coordinates: 27.473355, 78.831894 (location of Malawan but not the exact location of the project)
Status: Early development
Nameplate capacity: 1320 MW (2 x 660 MW)
Projected in service:
Coal Type: domestic
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
Jawaharpur Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd.
Room No. 329, 3rd Floor,
Shakti Bhawan Extension, 14-Ashok Marg, Lucknow – 226001 Uttar
Ph: +91-522-2287867; Fax: +91-522-2288484/ 2287343;
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Related SourceWatch articles
- Jawaharpur Vidyut Utpadan Nigam, "Request for Qualification for Tariff Based Bidding Process for Procurement of Power on Long-Term Basis from Power Stations to be setup at Etah Tehsil in District Etah, Uttar Pradesh, India and operating on Domestic Coal", June 11, 2010, page 3. (Pdf).
- "2×660 MW Coal based Jawaharpur TPP by Jawaharpur Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd," Thermal MoEF News, July 2, 2011