Green Valley Energy Ventures is planning to set up 2x660 MW coal based thermal project based on super critical technology in D L Puram, Gunipudi and Nellipudi villages in Nakkapalli Mandal Taluk in Visakhapatinam district of Andhra Pradesh. Land requirement for the project is around 815 acres which is is closer to the coast but beyond the CRZ. The project site is also near the Rajayapetta and Kona ports. Indonesian coal is likely to be imported for the project. Water requirement is likely to be met from sea. The project has received environmental clearance in July 2011.