GVK Industries is planning a stage III Jegurupadu expansion project 2×426 MW Gas Based Combined Cycle Power Plant at Jegurupadu/Kesavaram revenue village s, in Kadiyam/Mandapet Mandal, in East Godavari District , in Andhra Pradesh. Environmental clearance is yet to be obtained, while land and water are available.
Additional land requirement for the expansion will be 40 acres, out of which only 13 acres of Govt. land is to be acquired. Phase-I and Phase_II are in operation. Phase-III is under construction. Natural gas requirements will be 3.60 MMSCMD. Natural gas will be obtained from KG basin. Water requirement will be 25212 KLD (10.31 cusec), which will be sourced from the Godavari River & Samalkot canal through a pipeline. Coastline is about 80 Kms away.