Mahatma Gandhi Thermal Power Project is a 1,320MW coal fired power project. It is located in Haryana, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in January 2012.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,320 1,320 Active Haryana, India CLP Power India


The project was developed by CLP Power India. CLP India Private and Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 60% and 40% respectively.

It is a steam turbine power plant that is used for Baseload. The fuel is procured from Coal India Limited.

The project emitted 5,276t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 2009 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in January 2012.

Power Purchase Agreement

The Tata Power and Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors Involved

SEPCOIII Electric Power Construction was selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

Dongfang Turbine was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project.

Dongfang Electric (India) supplied electric generator for the project.

Harbin Boiler supplied steam boiler for the project.

About CLP Power India

CLP Power India Pvt Ltd (CLP India), formerly Gujarat Paguthan Energy Corporation Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of CLP Holdings Ltd, is an electric utility that generates, transmits and distributes electricity. The utility owns and operates combined cycle power plant, gas power plant, coal power plant, solar energy and wind energy projects. Its projects include Combined Cycle Gas-Fired Power Plant, Supercritical Coal–Fired Power Plant, Solar Farms and Wind Farms, among others. The utility operates projects in Gujarat, Haryana, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Telangana and Madhya Pradesh, India. CLP India is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.


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