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.