Welspun Energy Mirzapur power station

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The Welspun Energy Mirzapur power station is a 1,320-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station proposed by Welspun Energy for Uttar Pradesh, India.


The map below shows Mirzapur district, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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Welspun Energy received a terms of reference toward an environmental permit for the proposed 1,320 MW coal-fired power station in 2011.[1] The company completed an environmental impact assessment in 2011,[2] and a public hearing was held in 2014.[3]

Project Details

Sponsor: Welspun Energy
Location: Dadri Khurd village, Mirzapur Sadar district, Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25.136582, 82.562199 (approximate)
Status: Permitted
Nameplate capacity: 1320 MW (2 x 660 MW)
Type: Supercritical
Projected in service:
Coal Type:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2: 7,806,085 tons
Source of financing:
Permits and studies:

Articles and resources


  1. Terms of Reference, India MoEF, June 15, 2011.
  2. Environmental Impact Assessment, JM EnviroNet, 2011.
  3. Public Hearing Document, April 7, 2012.

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