Pentakota power station (Srinivasam Energy)

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Pentakota power station is a proposed coal plant in Andhra Pradesh, India.

Location

The map below shows Pentakota village, Tuni mandal, East Godavary district the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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Background

According to a 2010 press report, Srinivasam Energy Limited was planning the 1320 Pentakota power station in Andhra Pradesh.[1] However, the project has not been confirmed in government reports.

In 2012 it was reported that the project had been put on hold, along with some other coal plants in India, due to uncertainty around coal supplies.[2]

Project Details

Sponsor: Srinivasam Energy Limited
Location: Pentakota village, Tuni mandal, East Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh
Coordinates: 17.300117, 82.614386 (approximate)
Status: Deferred
Nameplate capacity: 1320
Type: Supercritical
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References

  1. "Two power projects proposed", The Hindu, December 2, 2010.
  2. "Sharp increase in projects shelved," Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy Pvt. Ltd., May 14, 2012.

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