Category: West Bengal Thermal Projects
West Bengal Power Development Corporation Ltd (WBPDCL) to set up 1x600 MW Thermal Power Project at Bakreswar in Birbhum district of West Bengal. The land requirement is 38 ha, which is a vacant land adjacent to the existing unit. Coal will be used as a fuel and will be obtained from Bengal Emta. Re-circulating system of cooling will be used and source of water is Tilpara Barrage and Bakreshwar Dam. The average water requirement is 1893 m3/hr.