Category: Uttar Pradesh Thermal Projects
NTPC plans Rihand Stage III ( 2x500 MW) thermal power generation unit in Sonebhadra district of Uttar Pradesh. The new power generation unit will come up in an area of 730 acres of which 430 acres of land will be allotted for ash disposal. It may be noted, coal linkage for unit-I has been obtained from Northern Coalfields, while for II it will be drawn from the coal block allotted to NTPC (Pakri Barwadih Coal Block). The project may receive statutory clearances shortly.