KVK Nilachal Power to set up 3x350 MW of 4x350 MW Coal based Thermal Power Project in Kandarei in Athagarh Tehsil in Cuttack district of Orissa. The total land requirement is 938 acres. Water requirement is 4600 m3/hr, which will be obtained from river Mahanadi. Induced draft cooling towers with COC of 5 will be adopted. Two bi-flue stacks of 275 m height will be installed. The coal to be used will have maximum sulphur content of 0.5% and ash content of 45%. The total project cost is estimated at Rs. 63000 million.