NTPC to set up 2x660 MW Barh Super Thermal Power Project (Stage-II) in Patna district of Bihar. Total land requirement for stage-I and II put together is 3200 acres. The coal requirement is estimated as 23491 TPD at 100% PLF and will be obtained from Amrapali Coal Mining Blocks. The water requirement will be 46 cusec, which will be obtained from river Ganga. The project will use super critical technology and the project is estimated to cost Rs. 61580 million.
BHEL has been awarded the EPC contract for the BTG & BOP packages.