ST-CMS Electric Co is planning to expand its Uthangal plant by addition of 1×250 MW Lignite / Imported Coal Based thermal power plant. Land requirement will be 36 acres, which is within the existing power plant lignite based 1×250 MW plant. Lignite will be obtained from Neyvelli Lignte Corpn. Ltd. mines located at about 12 Kms from the site. No additional ash pond and fuel storage space will be required and existing can cater to both phases. Imported coal requirement will be 1.0 MTPA or Lignite requirement will be 2.0 MTPA at 90% PLF respectively. Water requirement will be 11,800 m3/day, which will be sourced from mine water.
Contact : S T-CMS Electric Company Pvt. Ltd. Umangalam Via,Vridhachalam, (TK) Cuddalore (District) 607804.Tamil Nadu
The project is yet to receive statutory clearances