Avantha Bade Bhandar Thermal Power Plant Phase I is a 600MW coal fired power project. It is located in Chhattisgarh, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2014. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Raigarh Energy Generation. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The fuel is procured from South Eastern Coalfields Limited.

The project cost is $537.6m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in March 2014.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Chhattisgarh State Power Trading under a power purchase agreement with a contracted capacity is 30MW.

Contractors involved

Bharat Heavy Electricals was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the coal fired power project.

Bharat Heavy Electricals was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 1 steam turbine with 600MW nameplate capacity.

Bharat Heavy Electricals supplied electric generator for the project.

Bharat Heavy Electricals supplied steam boiler for the project.

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About Raigarh Energy Generation

Raigarh Energy Generation Ltd (Raigarh Energy)is a power generation company. The company is headquartered in India.


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