Sipat Thermal Power Station
|Sipat Super Thermal Power Plant|
Location of Sipat Super Thermal Power Plant in Chhattisgarh
|Owner(s)||National Thermal Power Corporation|
|Thermal power station|
|Nameplate capacity||2,980 MW|
Sipat Super Thermal Power Station or Rajiv Gandhi Super Thermal Power Station  is located at Sipat in Bilaspur district in state of Chhattisgarh. The power plant is one of the coal based power plants of NTPC. The coal for the power plant is sourced from Dipika Mines of South Eastern Coalfields Limited.
The project has an installed capacity of 2980 MW consisting of two stages, stage one which got commissioned late was of 3 units of 660 MW each involving super-critical boilers technology and stage two consisted of 2 units of 500 MW each.PM Manmohan Singh inaugurated the Sipat Thermal Power Plant on September 20, 2013.
|Stage||Unit Number||Installed Capacity (MW)||Date of Commissioning||Status|
|1st||3||660||2012 June ||Running|
- Anuja Jaiswal (20 September 2013). PM opens NTPC plant, renames it after Rajiv Gandhi. Times of India. Retrieved 20 August 2014.
- Anuja Jaiswal (19 September 2013). Chhattisgarh's new Sipat thermal plant rechristened as Rajiv Gandhi power station. Times of India. Retrieved 20 August 2014.
- "Unit # 3 of 660 MW of Sipat Super Thermal Power Station Stage-I commissioned". National Thermal Power Corporation via Bombay Stock Exchange.
- Media related to Sipat Thermal Power Station at Wikimedia Commons
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