The Panki Extension Thermal Power Plant is 660MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Uttar Pradesh, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2019 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in March 2024. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. 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 Indigenous. The fuel will be procured from Saharpur-Jamarpani Coal Mine, Rajmahal Group Of Coalfields.

The project cost is expected to be around $71.332m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2019. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by March 2024.

Contractors involved

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

Bharat Heavy Electricals will be the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company is expected to provide1 steam turbine with 660MW nameplate capacity.

Bharat Heavy Electricals is expected to be the supplier electric generator for the project.

Bharat Heavy Electricals is likely to be the supplier of steam boiler for the project.

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About Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam

Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd (UPRVUNL) is a thermal power utility that operates and manages power generation plants in Uttar Pradesh. The utility's activities include generation, transmission and distribution of power. It provides thermal operation, project planning, training and development, renovation, monitoring management, and modernization services. UPRVUNL’s power generation plants include Obra Thermal Power Station, Anpara Thermal Power Station, Parichha Thermal Power Station, Jawahar Vidyut UNL, Panki Thermal Power Station, and Harduaganj Thermal Power Station. The utility’s Anpara Power Plant is located on the bank of Rihand reservoir in the district of Sonebhadra. UPRVUNL is headquartered in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.


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