Rayalaseema Thermal Power Project

Rayalaseema Thermal Power Project is a coal plant promoted by  Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation at Cuddapah district in Andhra Pradesh, India.

Rayalaseema Thermal Power Project is a 1050 megawatt (MW) coal plant in Muddanur,  comprises 5 units, each 210 MW, built between 1994 and 2011:

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  • Unit 1 – 210 MW – 1994
  • Unit 2 – 210 MW – 1995
  • Unit 3 – 210 MW – 2007
  • Unit 4 – 210 MW – 2007
  • Unit 5 – 210 MW – 2011
  • Unit 6 – 600 MW – under construction

The newest unit, Rayalaseema Thermal Power Project Stage-III (Unit 5), was commissioned on December 31, 2010.

Proposed 600 MW expansion (Unit 6)

APGENCO is currently building an additional 600 MW unit at the same location. On October 13, 2010, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) announced an order for design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, erection and commissioning of the project. According to the Central Electricity Authority, the project will be completed in July 2014.

In June 2014 it was reported that Unit 6 was expected to be commissioned by December, 2015.

Project Details for Unit 6

Sponsor: Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation
Location: Rayalseema village, Yerraguntla taluk, Cuddapah district, Andhra Pradesh
Coordinates: 14.697282, 78.459364
Status: Construction
Capacity: 600 MW
Type: Subcritical
Projected in service: 2015
Coal Type:
Coal Source: Mahanadi Coal Fields
Source of financing: Power Finance Corporation
Permits: Environmental clearance, India MoEF, Oct 21, 2010

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