The Amarkantak Thermal Replacement Power Station is 660MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Madhya Pradesh, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in January 2025. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by Madhya Pradesh Power Generating. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant that will be used for Baseload. The power plant can run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant will be coal. In case of shortage of coal the plant will run on Light Diesel Oil. The fuel will be procured from South Eastern Coalfields Limited.

The project cost is expected to be around $597.171m.

The Coal fired project consists of 1 steam turbine with 660MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by January 2025.

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About Madhya Pradesh Power Generating

Madhya Pradesh Power Generating Company Ltd (MPPGCL), a subsidiary of the Madhya Pradesh government, is engaged in the generation of electricity in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. It generates electricity through conventional energy sources such as coal, gas, and oil. It also generates power through hydro energy. Its thermal-based power stations plants include Satpura Thermal Power Station, Amarkantak Thermal Power Station, Sanjay Gandhi Thermal Power Station, and Shree Singaji thermal power station, among others. Its major hydel power stations include Gandhi Sagar, Pench, Totladoh, Rani Awanti Bai Bargi, Rajghat, Birsinghpur, Ban Sagar I Tons, Ban Sagar II Silpara, Bansagar -III Deolond, Bansagar -IV Jhinna and Madhikheda. MPPGCL is headquartered in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India.

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