Korba Super Thermal Power Station

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Korba Super Thermal Power Plant
Korba Super Thermal Power Station is located in Chhattisgarh
Korba Super Thermal Power Station
Location of Korba Super Thermal Power Plant in Chhattisgarh
Country India
Location Jamanipali, Chhattisgarh
Coordinates 22°23′09″N 82°40′54″E / 22.3858°N 82.6816°E / 22.3858; 82.6816Coordinates: 22°23′09″N 82°40′54″E / 22.3858°N 82.6816°E / 22.3858; 82.6816
Status Operational
Commission date 1983
Owner(s) National Thermal Power Corporation
Thermal power station
Primary fuel Coal
Power generation
Units operational 7
Nameplate capacity 2,600 MW

Korba Super Thermal Power Plant is located at Jamanipali in Korba district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. The power plant is one of the coal-based power plants of National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC). The coal for the power plant is sourced from Kusmundha and Gevra Mines. The source of water for the power plant is Hasdeo River.

Capacity[edit]

Stage Unit Number Installed Capacity (MW) Date of Commissioning
1st 1 200 1983 March
1st 2 200 1983 October
1st 3 200 1984 March
2nd 4 500 1987 May
2nd 5 500 1988 March
2nd 6 500 1989 March
3rd 7 500 2010 December
Total Seven 2600

Transport[edit]

Korba Super Thermal Power Plant is located on the Champa-Gevra Road branch line.

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