India: Outstanding debt of stressed coal based power projects

Last Modified: Sun Sep 02 2018 22:23:00 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 34
    Number of stressed (unable to service their debt) coal based power projects as of Feb 2018.
  • 40,130 MW
    Combined generation capacity of the stressed projects.
  • Rs. 1,74,468 crores
    Total outstanding debt of the stressed projects.
  • 24,405 MW
    Total generation capacity that has been commissioned.
  • 15,725 MW
    Total capacity under construction.
  • Rs. 3,099 crore
    Adani Group's 600 MW Korba West Power Plant in Chhattisgarh. Commissioned on 31 March 2014.
  • Rs. 2,473 crore
    Adhunik Power & Natural Resources Limited's 1,080 MW Mahadev Prasad Thermal Power Project in Jharkhand. 540 MW (2x270 MW) capacity has been commissioned.
  • Rs. 2,834 crore
    East Coast Energy's 2,640 MW Bhavanpadu Thermal Power Plant in Andhra Pradesh. Phase I (2 X 660 MW) of the project is under construction and was expected to be commissioned in 2017.
  • Rs. 5,256 crore
    Athena's 1,200 MW (2x600 MW) Singhitarai Thermal Power Plant in Chhattisgarh. The plant is under construction.
  • Rs. 3,488 crore
    Avantha Power's 1,260 MW Jhabua Power Plant in Madhya Pradesh. 600 MW has been commissioned and 660 MW is under construction.
  • Rs. 5,951 crore
    Essar Power's 1,200 MW Mahan Power Plant in Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh. Click/Tap for more information.
  • Rs. 3,112 crore
    Essar Power's 1,200 MW Tori Power Plant in Latehar, Jharkhand. The plant is said to be 60% completed.
  • Rs. 2,905 crore
    GMR Energy's 600 MW (2x300 MW) Warora Power Plant in Chandrapur, Maharashtra. The plant has been commissioned.
  • Rs. 8,174 crore
    GMR Energy's 1,370 MW (2x685) MW Raikheda Thermal Power Station in Raipur district of Chhattisgarh. Both units have been commissioned. Click/Tap for more information.
  • Rs. 4,100 crore
    GMR Energy's 1,050 MW (3x350 MW) Kamalanga Thermal Power Station in Dhenkanal district of Odisha. All 3 units have been commissioned.
  • Rs. 3,523 crore
    GVK Energy's 540 MW (2x270 MW) Goindwal Saheb Thermal Power Plant in Tarn Taran district of Punjab. Both units have been commissioned.
  • Rs. 3,046 crore
    Ind Barath's 700 MW (2x350 MW) power plant at Jharsuguda, Odisha. Both units have been commissioned.
  • Rs. 11,494 crore
    Jaypee Group's 1,980 MW (3x660 MW) Bara Thermal Power Plant in Bara, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. All 3 units commissioned.Click/Tap for information on steps to revive this asset.
  • Rs. 6,211 crore
    Jaypee Group's 1,320 MW (2x660 MW) Nigrie Thermal Power Plant in Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh. Both units have been commissioned. The project ran into financial difficulties after deallocation of attached captive coal block by Supreme Court. The company won a coal block Amelia North in auctions at a very aggressive price.
  • Rs. 2,253 crore
    Jaypee Group's 500 MW (2x250 MW) Bina Thermal Power Plant in Madhya Pradesh. Both units have been commissioned.
  • Rs. 5,381 crore
    BC Jindal Group's 1,800 MW (3x600 MW) Derang Power Plant (aka Angul Power Plant) in Derang village of Odisha’s Angul district. 2 units have been commissioned.
  • Rs. 17,194 crore
    KSK Energy Ventures's 3,600 MW (6x600 MW) Mahanadi Thermal Power Station in Aklatara, Chhattisgarh. 3 units have been commissioned while the remaining 3 are under construction.
  • Rs. 1,071 crore
    KVK Nilachal Power's 1,050 MW (3x350 MW) Nilachal Power Station located in Kandarei village, Althagarh taluk, Cuttack district, Odisha. Unit 1 is under construction, other 2 appear to be cancelled.
  • Rs. 8,782 crore
    Lanco Group's 1,920 MW Amarkantak Thermal Power Station in Korba, Chhattisgarh. Phase I - 2x300 MW, Phase II - 2x660 MW. Phase I commissioned, Phase II under construction.
  • Rs. 3,071 crore
    Lanco Group's 1,200 MW (2x600 MW) Anpara Thermal Power Station in Anpara, Uttar Pradesh. Both units have been commissioned.
  • Rs. 4,762 crore
    Lanco Group's 1,320 MW (2x660 MW) Vidarbha Thermal Power Plant in Wardha, Maharashtra. Both units are under construction.
  • Rs. 6,976 crore
    Lanco Group's 1,320 MW (2x660 MW) Babandh Thermal Power Plant in Dhenkanal, Odisha. Both units are under construction.
  • Rs. 2,206 crore
    Madhucon's 1,920 MW Simhapuri Thermal Power Project near Krishnapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The project entails setting up capacity in three phases. With two phases (600 MW) completed, it would now move towards building 1320 MW (2x660 MW) capacity in the third phase.
  • Rs. 5,300 crore
    Monnet Power's 1,050 MW (2x525 MW) Malibrahmani Power Station near Angul in Odisha. Construction stalled due to lack of funds.
  • Rs. 7,107 crore
    Rattan India's 2,700 MW (10x270 MW) Nashik Thermal Power Project located in Sinnar in Nashik district Maharashtra. The total capacity is proposed to be built in in 2 phases each of 1350 MW with each phase comprising of 5 units each of 270 MW. All 5 Units of Phase 1 have been commissioned.
  • Rs. 9,145 crore
    RKM Powergen's 1,400 MW (4x350 MW) Uchpinda Thermal Power Plant located in Dabar Taluk in Janjgir –Champa district of Chhattisgarh. 3 units have been commissioned, while the 4th unit is under construction.
  • Rs. 4,801 crore
    SKS Power's 1,200 MW (4x300 MW) Binjkote Thermal Power Plant located at villages Binjkote & Daramurra, Raigarh District, Chhattisgarh. Unit I of phase I of the project, comprising a capacity of 300 MW, began commercial operation on October 6, 2017, while unit II of phase I, which consists of another 300 MW, became operational on April 1, 2018.
  • Rs. 1,488 crore
    Vandana Vidyut's 540 MW (4x135 MW) Salora Thermal Power Plant at Salora village in Korba district of Chhattisgarh. Unit 1 commissioned, Unit 2 stalled, Units 3 and 4 appear to be cancelled.
  • Rs. 1,481 crore
    Visa Power Limited's 1,200 MW (2x600 MW) Deveri Thermal Power Plant in Deveri and Dumarpali villages, Raigarh district, Chhattisgarh. Construction of unit 1 is stalled due to financial constraints. The project was allotted 99.12 million tonne (mt) of coal from the Fatehpur East coal block in Chhattisgarh. However, the project ran into rough weather due to cancellation of the coal block, the main resource based on which the thermal power project was conceived.
  • Rs. 2,317 crore
    Damodar Valley Corporation's 1,320 MW (2x660 MW) Ragunathpur Thermal Power Station located at Raghunathpur in Purulia district of West Bengal. Both units commissioned but not operational. Click/Tap for more details.
  • Rs. 2,506 crore
    Kanti Bijlee Utpadan Nigam Ltd.'s 500 MW Muzzaffarpur Thermal Power Plant located at Kanti block of Muzaffarpur district of Bihar. Stage -I of MTPS having two unit of 110 MW is under operation while Stage-II having capacity of 2X195 MW is at advance stage of completion.
  • Rs. 11,665 crore
    Adani Group's 3,300 MW (5x660 MW) Tiroda Thermal Power Station located at Tirora in Gondia district, Maharashtra. The plant achieved full capacity with the commissioning of Unit V on 11th October 2014.
  • Rs. 6,132 crore
    Coastal Energen Private Limited's 1,200 MW (2x600 MW) Mutiara Thermal Power Plant located in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu. Unit 1 has been commissioned.
  • Rs. 6,721 crore
    D B Power Limited's 1,200 MW (2x600 MW) Baradhra Thermal Power Plant in Chhattisgarh. Both units commissioned.