The Talcher Thermal Power Plant Expansion is 1,320MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Odisha, India. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2021.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Thermal||1,320||–||1,320||Permitting||Odisha, India||NTPC|
The project is being developed and currently owned by NTPC.
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 Light Diesel Oil. The fuel will be procured from Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd.
The thermal power project will consists of 2 turbines each with 660 MW nameplate capacity.
Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2021.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to GRIDCO under a power purchase agreement.
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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