Dahej Captive Cogeneration Power Plant is a 279MW coal fired power project. It is located in Gujarat, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 279 279 Active Gujarat, India Reliance Industries


The project is developed and owned by Reliance Industries.

It is a Steam Turbine with Cogen power plant that is used for Baseload. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is pet coke. In case of shortage of pet coke the plant can also run on Natural Gas. The fuel is procured from Reliance Industries Limited Jamnagar Refinery.

Contractors Involved

Bharat Heavy Electricals was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 3 steam turbines, each with 93MW nameplate capacity.

Bharat Heavy Electricals supplied electric generator for the project.

About Reliance Industries

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) is a conglomerate with business interests in energy, petrochemicals, textiles, retail, entertainment, materials and telecommunication sectors. The company carries out the exploration, development and production of oil and gas, refining of crude oil, marketing of petroleum products, and production of petrochemicals. Its refined products include propylene, gasoline, naphtha, kerosene, alkylate, sulphur and petroleum coke. The company commercializes petrochemical products, including aromatics, elastomers and polyesters. It operates a range of retail stores comprising food and grocery specialty, footwear, hypermarkets and other specialty stores. It also provides telecommunication, broadband internet, security and other digital services. RIL is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.


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