Dheeru Powergen Private Ltd is planning to set upa 3x350 MW coal based thermal power plant in Korba in Chhattisgarh. The project cost is estimated at Rs. 26000 million. Land required will be 702.60 Acres. Coal linkage has been obtained from SECL. Source of water will be from Sarveshwar and Sarvamangala anicuts. Hasdeo River flows at a distance of 2.80 km from the site. Aharan River flows at a distance of 2.10 km from the plant site. Water linkage has been obtained from Govt. of Chhattisgarh. Water requirement will be 80832 cum/day. Water from Hasdeo River will be tapped at 5 km down stream of Darri Barrage. The distance of pipeline from the pumping point will be about 23 kms. Coal requirement will be 5.057 MTPA.
Ranhill Engineers & Berhard, a Malaysian co which holds 26% stake in the project will construct the project. Currently, IDFC which holds 74% stake is looking to exit the project.
GPIL had entered with an MOU with the Government of Chhattisgarh on 17/09/2008 for setting up a 1000 MW Thermal Power Plant. For this purpose, a SPV named Godawari Energy Limited (previously as Godawari Power Limited) was formed. The proposed capacity was increased from 1000 MW to 1320 MW. This 2 x 660 MW supercritical power project is the most ambitious project of Hira Group with an estimated project cost of `7,000 Crores. The project is under implementation at Tehsil: Dharamjaygarh, Dist. Raigarh, Chhattisgarh and is planned for commissioning under 12th Five year plan of Government of India.
Fitchner Consulting has been retained for owner's engineering services which is under progress. Around 235 acres of land has been acquired out of 835 acres. Fuel linkage applied with Ministry of Coal 12 MCM of water allocated by Water Resources Dept of Chhattisgarh
Jayaswal Neco Urja (earlier known as Raigarh Energy Ltd) is setting up a 600 MW (2x 300 MW) coal based thermal power plant in Hamirpur and Jorba village in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh. Around 110 acres have been acquired out of the required 400 acres. Neco group has allocated GARE IV coal blocks (where it has mining rights) for the project.
Environmental clearance not obtained. Unit 1 is schedule for commissioning in December 2013