Jhabua Power Seoni power station
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The undated satellite photo below shows the plant site, according to Wikimapia. The location is about 10 km north-northwest of Ghansore in the Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh, India.
The project is located in Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh in India.
According to a timeline posted on the Avantha website, construction began in April 2011 and was ongoing in May 2013.
Phase 2 of the project is a 660 MW supercritical unit. The sponsor was soliciting bids for this phase in February 2012.
Delays and opposition
In 2012 it was reported that construction of unit 1 was facing delays due to opposition from local residents "right from the beginning." The project had resistance from farmers over land acquisition, who have alleged inadequate compensation and high handedness by the plant authorities, leading to protests.
Sponsor: Avantha Power and Infrastructure
Location: Barela and Gorakhpur villages, about 10 km north-northwest of Ghansore in the Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 22.7354787, 79.9123406 (exact)
- Phase I: Construction
- Phase II: Pre-permit development
Nameplate capacity and type of technology:
Projected in service:
- Phase I: 2013
- Phase II:
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
Permits and applications:
- Phase II: Terms of Reference, India MoEF, Dec 8, 2010
- Phase II: Environmental Impact Assessment, May 30, 2013
Articles and resources
- "22.735340 79.912491," Wikimapia, accessed November 2013
- Jhabua Power Limited, "Notice inviting bids", Avanthi Power and Infrastructure website, accessed November 2011.
- Monthly Report on Broad Status of Thermal Power Projects in the Country, Central Electricity Authority, September 2012
- "Jhahuba Power Limited: Recent Activities," Avantha Power & Infrastructure, accessed November 2013
- "Fresh trouble at Jhabua Power Plant," TNN, Sep 27, 2012.
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