Rajiv Gandhi Thermal Power Station

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Rajiv Gandhi Thermal Power Station
Country India
Location Hisar (district), Haryana (state).
Status Active
Commission date 2010
Operator(s) HPGCL
Thermal power station
Primary fuel Coal-fired
Power generation
Units operational 1
Nameplate capacity 600.00 MW

Rajiv Gandhi Thermal Power Station is located at Khedar in Hisar district of Haryana. The power plant is one of the coal based power plants of HPGCL.

The Engineering, procurement and construction contract is given to Reliance Infrastructure.[1]

Power plant[edit]

The work for a 1200 MW coal-fired power plant was awarded during 2007. The total estimated cost of the project is around Rs 4297 crores. The cost of Rs 3.19 crore per MW for this project is lowest among all the power plants. Both the units 2x600 MW were commissioned.[2]

Installed capacity[edit]

Stage Unit Number Installed Capacity (MW) Date of Commissioning Status
Stage I 1 600 March, 2010 Running
Stage I 2 600 October, 2010 Running

See also[edit]