Kahalgaon power station (Cement Manufacturing Co.)

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Kahalgaon power station (Cement Manufacturing Co.) is a proposed 500 megawatt (MW) coal plant in Bihar state, India.

Location

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Background

The project was approved by the State Investment Planning Board in March, 2007; however, according to an update on the Bihar State Electricity Board website, "Progress has not been reported by the firm."[1] It appears that the project has been abandoned by its sponsor, Cement Manufacturing Company Ltd.. The project is not mentioned on the website of the company.[2]

Project Details

Sponsor: Cement Manufacturing Company Ltd.
Location: Kahalgaon village, Bhagalpur district, Bihar
Coordinates: 25.26354, 87.23444 (approximate)
Status: Cancelled
Nameplate capacity: 500 MW (2 x 250 MW)
Type:
Projected in service:
Coal Source:
Estimated annual CO2:
Source of financing:

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References

  1. Bihar State Electricity Board, "New Power Projects", Bihar State Electricity Board website, accessed February 2012.
  2. "Upcoming Projects," Cement Manufacturing Company Limited, accessed March 2012
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