Lovapalem power station
Lovapalem power station is a proposed coal plant in Andhra Pradesh, India.
The map below shows the location of Visakhapatnam district, the approximate location where the plant would be built.
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.
However, the project is not specifically listed as a part of My Home Power's "expansion plans" on its website, as of 2012. As of 2014 the company website is no longer in existence.
Sponsor: My Home Power
Location: Lovapalem village, Visakhapatnam district, Andhra Pradesh
Coordinates: 17.466444, 82.961361 (approximate)
Nameplate capacity: 1000 MW (2 x 500 MW)
Projected in service:
Estimated annual CO2: 5,913,701 tons
Source of financing:
Resources and articles
Related SourceWatch articles
- Ministry of Coal, "PENDING APPLICATION OF SEBs UP TO 31ST JULY,2011", Ministry of Coal, August 2011.
- My Home Power, "Current & Future Projects", My Home Power website, accessed February 2012.
- For estimation method, see Estimating carbon dioxide emissions for proposed coal plants in India