Khaperkheda power station
Khaperkheda power station is an existing 1340-megawatt (MW) coal plant in Maharashtra, India.
The plant is located north of Nagpur in Maharashtra.
Khaperkheda power station has four units:
- Unit 1 - 210 MW - 1989
- Unit 2 - 210 MW - 1990
- Unit 3 - 210 MW - 2000
- Unit 4 - 210 MW - 2001
- Unit 5 - 500 MW - 2011
The plant is owned by the Maharashtra government owned company Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MSPGCL).
According to the India Central Electricity Authority, Unit 5 was "commissioned successfully (Full load)" in August, 2011.
Sponsor: Maharashtra State Power Generation Company
Location: Khaperkheda village, Nagpur district, Maharashtra
Coordinates: 21.2818, 79.116 (exact)
Nameplate capacity: 1340 MW
Projected in service: Unit 5 commissioned August 2011
Estimated annual CO2: 2,956,850
Source of financing:
- Maharashtra State Power Generation Company, "Installed Capacity", Maharashtra State Power Generation Company website, accessed November 2011.
- "India Central Electricity Authority Monthly Report," India Central Electricity Authority, August 2011.