Essar Hazira Power SEZ to set up 2x150 MW Essar Coal Based Power plant at Suvali in Hazira in Surat district of Gujarat. The proposed power plant will supply power to the Essar Steel Plant to be located within the SEZ at Hazira; however, the proposed power plant does not form part of SEZ. The power plant will be based on CFBC technology. Coal requirement is estimated as 2688 TPD. Imported coal and / or petroleum coke will be used. Coal will have sulphur content of 0.8% and petcoke will have sulphur content of 5%. Limestone requirement is estimated as 200 TPD. Water requirement is estimated as 21050 m3/day, which will be met from Variav pumping station, which receive water from Kakrapar Dam.
The Essar Power Hazira-Hazira project, located at Hazira, Gujarat, will be fuelled predominantly by imported coal and corex gas fines from the adjacent Essar Steel corex plant and comprise two generation units of 135-MW capacity each.