Lovapalem power station

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

Location

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Background

Lovapalem power station is a 1,000 megawatt coal-fired power station proposed for Lovapalem village, Visakhapatnam district, by the small engineering company My Home Power. It is listed on the India government's 2011 list of proposed coal projects.[1]

However, the project is not specifically listed as a part of My Home Power's "expansion plans" on its website, as of 2012.[2] As of 2014 the company website is no longer in existence.

Project Details

Sponsor: My Home Power
Location: Lovapalem village, Visakhapatnam district, Andhra Pradesh
Coordinates: 17.466444, 82.961361 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Nameplate capacity: 1000 MW (2 x 500 MW)
Type:
Projected in service:
Coal Type:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2: 5,913,701 tons[3]
Source of financing:

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References

  1. Ministry of Coal, "PENDING APPLICATION OF SEBs UP TO 31ST JULY,2011", Ministry of Coal, August 2011.
  2. My Home Power, "Current & Future Projects", My Home Power website, accessed February 2012.
  3. For estimation method, see Estimating carbon dioxide emissions for proposed coal plants in India

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