Torrent Power Generation is setting up the 1200 MW (3x ~400 MW gas based combined cycle power plant in Dahej SEZ where the company is the co-developer of the SEZ. The company has invited bids to award the BTG package in May 2010.
The Gas Turbine erection, supply and maintenance contract was awarded to Siemens in 2010. Unit 1 is scheudled for commissioning in January 2013 and Unit 3 is scheduled for commissioning in May 2013
Torrent power Ltd., a private power company and Gujarat Power Corporation Ltd. (GPCL), the nodal agency of the state government, has signed a shareholder agreement (SHA) for the development of a 1000 MW plus coal based power plant at Amreli. The project, according to its proponents, is expected to garner Rs 4500 crore in investment, and will supply power to the state itself. Further, GPCL has already acquired about 267.38 hectares of private and 40.31 hectares of government land. Clearances such as permission to draw sea water, clearance from Airport Authority of India have also been obtained by GPCL. It may be noted that MoU for this project was signed during the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit 2007.
The project involves setting up of 2×660 MW Super Critical Coal Based Thermal Power Plant at villages Jamasara, Raison, Baghwamau and Gangau, in Sandila Taluk, in Hardoi Distt., in Uttar Pradesh. Land requirement will be 1331.68 acres. Coal requirements will be 7.8 MTPA. Coal will be domestic. Water requirement will be about 35.966 MCM/annum, which will be sourced from the Sharda Sahayak Water Canal through a pipeline.
Contact : Torrent Power Ltd, Torrent House, Off Ashram Road, Ahmedabad 380009
The project is in planning stage.
Asahi Fibres is setting up of 1×6.9 MW gas based captive thermal power plant in village Daheli – Bhilad, in Umbergaon Taluk, in Valsad district in Gujarat. The plant will be located within the premises of the proposed Textile Mill for which the captive power plant is proposed to be set up. No land will be acquired for the power plant.
Contact : Asahi Fibres Ltd Ecomax, Musrane,Taluka Wada District Thane 421312 Maharashtra