Shree Renuka Energy is planning to set up 1050 MW (3 x 350 MW) coal based thermal power project in Vantamuri/Huteri villages in Bellary district of Karnataka. The company has applied for coal linkage where the requirement is estimated at 5.43 mtpa. Water requirement is likely to be met from Ghatprabha river. The project is likely to go operational in March 2014.
Around 418 acres out of 550 acres have been acquired. The project is yet to receive environmental clearance.