Anpara Thermal Power Station

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Anpara Thermal Power Station is located at Anpara in Sonbhadra district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, about 180 km (110 mi) from Varanasi on the Varanasi - Shakti Nagar route. It has a total power-generation capacity of 3,830 MW using 9 units.

Operations[edit]

There are in total nine operational units, all of which are coal-fired thermal power stations. The machinery for the UPRVUNL's Anpara A ( 3 units of 210MW each) are from Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited. UPRVUNL'S Anpara B (two units of 500mw each) from Toshiba Corporation, Japan. Machinery for Anpara C were sourced by Lanco power from Dongfang Electric Company (China). Machinery for UPRVUNL'S Anpara D (2 units of 500 MW Each)is sourced from BHEL.

The coal to all these units is fed from Kharia, Kakri and Beena open coal mines of NCL by company owned freight trains, a merry go round system maintained by UPRVUNL and previously on roads by Dumpers.

Capacity[edit]

Stage Unit Number Installed Capacity (MW) Date of Commissioning Status Remarks
Anpara A 1 210 2015 January Running owned by UPRVUNL
Anpara A 2 210 1987 August Running owned by UPRVUNL
Anpara A 3 210 1989 March Running owned by UPRVUNL
Anpara B 4 500 1994 March Running owned by UPRVUNL
Anpara B 5 500 1994 October Running owned by UPRVUNL
Anpara C 6 600 2011 December Running owned by Lanco Infratech [1]
Anpara C 7 600 2012 January Running owned by Lanco Infratech
Anpara D 8 500 2015 June[2] Running owned by UPRVUNL
Anpara D 9 500 2016 March [3] Running Now owned by UPRVUNL

In year 2007 Anpara C was allotted to be constructed in PPP sector domain. The new 2x600MW power plant made under PPP By Lanco Infratech.

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