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