Birla Tyres to set up 7.5 MW Expansion of Thermal Power Project at Chhanpur,Kuruda in Balasore district in Orissa. The total area of the tyre plant is 193.232 acres, out of which 75 acres is for greenbelt. The proposed plant will be located in an area of 5.25 acres, which includes 3.75 acres for ash pond. Coal will be obtained from Mahanadi Coalfield through e-auction. The total project cost is estimated at Rs. 360 million.