Category: Orissa Power Projects
GMR Energy Limited to set up 1050 MW thermal project at Kamalanga in Dhenkanal district of Orissa. The project involves setting up of 3 x 350 MW coal based thermal power plant. Coal will be obtained from Mahanadi Coalfields, Talchar at a distance of about 40 km from the project. The land requirement is estimated as 1100 acres. Water for the project will be obtained from river Brahmani. Coal requirement is estimated as 4.85 million TPA, which will be transported by MGR system. It was stated by the proponent that the site has been selected by CEA.