Navayuga Power describes the project as being implemented in two phases. Phase I comprises two units of 660 MW and is scheduled for commissioning in 2018.
In October 2014 it was reported that Navayuga Power was in talks with several global power producers and equipment makers to sell a significant stake in its power assets, including the 1,980 MW project at Krishnapatnam. Potential buyers include Toshiba, Sumitomo, Mitsubishi and GDF Suez. Navayuga Power is a unit of CVR Group, which operates the largest private port on India’s east coast.
Sponsor: Navayuga Power
Parent: CVR Group
Location: Tamminapatnam and Momidi villages, Chillakur mandel, Nellore district, Andhra Pradesh
Coordinates: 14.194444, 80.091667
Capacity: Phase I: 1320 MW (2 x 660 MW); Phase II 660 MW
Projected in service: Phase I: 2018
Coal Source: Indonesia
Permits and applications: Environmental Clearance J-13011/1/2009-IA.II(T), Ministry of Environment and Forests, 17 July 2009
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