Coal fired power plants commissioned in India during fiscal 2017-18

Last Modified: Fri May 18 2018 17:47:10 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 8,710 MW
    Coal based generation capacity commissioned across India in fiscal year 2017-18. In all 19 units in 18 plants were commissioned. During the same period, 3,601 MW of capacity was retired.
  • 250 MW
    Nabi Nagar Thermal Power Plant Unit 2 (250 MW) commissioned and added to the Central Sector in April 2017.
  • 660 MW
    Solapur Super Thermal Power Station Unit 1 (660 MW) commissioned and added to the Central Sector in April 2017.
  • 660 MW
    Chhabra Thermal Power Plant Unit 5 (660 MW) commissioned and added to the State Sector of Rajasthan in April 2017.
  • 300 MW
    Binjkote Thermal Power Plant Unit 1 (300 MW) commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Chhattisgarh in April 2017.
  • 300 MW
    Nawapara Thermal Power Plant Unit 2 (200 MW) commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Chhattisgarh in April 2017.
  • 270 MW
    Nashik Thermal Power Plant Unit 3 (270 MW) commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Maharashtra in April 2017.
  • 540 MW
    Nashik Thermal Power Plant Unit 4 & 5 (2*270 MW) commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Maharashtra in May 2017.
  • 660 MW
    Prayagraj Thermal Power Plant Unit 3 (660 MW) commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Uttar Pradesh in May 2017.
  • 150 MW
    India Power Thermal Power Plant Unit 1 (150 MW) commissioned and added to the Private Sector of West Bengal in Jun 2017.
  • 360 MW
    Uchpinda Thermal Power Plant Unit 3 (360 MW) commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Chhattisgarh in Sep 2017.
  • 150 MW
    Shirpur Thermal Power Plant Unit 1 (150 MW) commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Maharashtra in Sep 2017.
  • 250 MW
    Barauni Thermal Power Plant Unit 8 (250 MW) commissioned and added to the State Sector of Bihar in Jan 2018.
  • 600 MW
    Akaltara Thermal Power Plant Unit 2 commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Chhattisgarh in Jan 2018.
  • 660 MW
    NTPC's Meja Super Thermal Power Plant Unit 1 commissioned and added to the Central Sector in Mar 2018.
  • 800 MW
    NTPC's Lara Thermal Power Plant Unit 1 commissioned and added to the Central Sector in Mar 2018.
  • 800 MW
    NTPC's Kudgi Thermal Power Plant Unit 3 commissioned and added to the Central Sector in Mar 2018.
  • 600 MW
    APGENCO's Rayalaseema Thermal Power Station Unit 6 commissioned and added to the State Sector of Andhra Pradesh in Mar 2018.
  • 250 MW
    BSEBs Barauni Thermal Power Station Unit 9 commissioned and added to the State Sector of Bihar in Mar 2018.
  • 300 MW
    SKS Ispat and Power Limited's Binjkote Thermal Power Plant Unit 2 commissioned and added to the Private Sector of Chhattisgarh in Mar 2018.
  • 150 MW
    Hiranmaye Thermal Power Plant Unit 2 commissioned and added to the Private Sector of West Bengal in Mar 2018.