Durgapur Jindal Synfuels captive power plant

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The Durgapur Jindal Synfuels captive power plant was a 9 x 125-megawatt (MW) coal plant that would provide electric power to a proposed 80,000 barrel-per-day coal-to-liquid plant in Odisha. The project is sponsored by Jinda Synfuels Ltd.

Location

The project would be based in Durgapur village, Angul district, Odisha. .

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Background

Jindal Synfuels received a Terms of Reference to develop a 9 x 125 MW captive coal plant in conjunction with a proposed 80,000 barrel-per-day coal-to-liquids project in Odisha. Following the Supreme Court's verdict to de-allocate the block of coal associated with the project, the company decised to abandon the synfuels project.[1]

Project Details

Sponsor: Jindal Synfuels (part of Jindal Steel & Power)
Parent: Jindal Group
Location: Durgapur village, Angul district, Odisha
Coordinates: 20.9333, 84.8833 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Capacity: 9 x 125 MW
Type:
Coal Type:
Coal Source: Domestic
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:
Permits and applications: Terms of Reference, India MoEF, September 20, 2012; Terms of Reference Extension, India MoEF, October 21, 2014

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References

  1. "Jindal Steel abandons coal-to-liquid project in Odisha," Business Standard, November 27, 2014

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