Kawas Thermal Power Station

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Kawas Thermal Power Station
Kawas Thermal Power Station is located in Gujarat
Kawas Thermal Power Station
Location of Kawas Thermal Power Station in Gujarat
Country India
Location Surat, Gujarat
Coordinates 21°10′14″N 72°41′20″E / 21.17056°N 72.68889°E / 21.17056; 72.68889Coordinates: 21°10′14″N 72°41′20″E / 21.17056°N 72.68889°E / 21.17056; 72.68889
Status Operational
Owner(s) NTPC
Thermal power station
Primary fuel Natural gas
Power generation
Units operational 4 X 106 MW
2 X 110.5 MW
Nameplate capacity 645 MW

NTPC Kawas is located at Aditya Nagar, in Surat district in the Indian state of Gujarat. The power plant is one of the gas based power plants of NTPC. The gas for the power plant is sourced from GAIL HBJ Pipeline - South Basin Gas field. Source of water for the power plant is Hazira Branch Canal Singanpur Weir.

Capacity[edit]

Stage Unit Number Installed Capacity (MW) Date of Commissioning GT / ST
1st 1 106 1992 March GT
1st 2 106 1992 May GT
1st 3 106 1992 June GT
1st 4 106 1992 November GT
1st 5 110.5 1993 February ST
1st 6 110.5 1993 March ST
Total 6 645

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