The Dondaicha Coal Fired Power Plant is 3,300MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Maharashtra, India. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Thermal||3,300||–||3,300||Permitting||Maharashtra, India||Maharashtra State Power Generation; NTPC|
The project is being developed by Maharashtra State Power Generation and NTPC. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.
It is a steam turbine power plant.
The Coal fired project consists of 5 steam turbines, each with 660MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution under a power purchase agreement.
About Maharashtra State Power Generation
Maharashtra State Power Generation Co Ltd (Mahagenco) is a state government-owned electricity company that company generates and supplies electricity across the state of Maharashtra in India. Mahagenco owns and operates generation facilities, and uses diverse fuel sources such as thermal, gas and hydro for power generation. The company’s power generation portfolio consists of thermal power stations, hydro generation facilities, and gas-based generation facilities. It has thermal power stations in Koradi, Nasik, Bhusawal, Paras, Parli, K’kheda, and Chandrapur. The company produces the cheapest power for consumers in the state. Its power projects under development include Koradi TPS, Chandrapur TPS, and Parli TPS. Mahagenco is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
NTPC Ltd (NTPC) is an energy conglomerate. It has presence in the entire value chain of the power generation business. The company produces electricity and sells that to state power utilities on wholesale basis. NTPC generates electric power using the coal, gas, liquid fuel, hydro and renewable sources. It has interests in various power plants under development and implementation stages. The company also provides consultancy, project management and supervision; holds interests in coal mining blocks; and carries out energy trading, oil and gas exploration, training of power professionals, rural electrification, ash utilisation and coal mining. NTPC is headquartered in New Delhi, India.
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