Welspun Energy Mirzapur power project

The Welspun Energy Mirzapur power project is a 1320 MW coal-fired power station proposed by Welspun Energy at Mirzapur  district in Uttar Pradesh, India.

 It received  terms of reference (ToR) toward an environmental permit for the proposed 1,320 MW coal-fired power station in 2011. The company completed an environmental impact assessment in 2011, and a public hearing was held in 2012.

The project received environmental clearance in August. Though this project attracted lots of opposition from land owner and villagers and at the same time it had some issues with wild life and forest land.

There was a protest meeting organised at New Delhi in 2013.

Project Details

Sponsor: Welspun Energy
Location: Dadri Khurd village, Mirzapur Sadar district, Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25.136582, 82.562199 (approx)
Status: Permitted
Capacity: 1320 MW (2 x 660 MW)
Type: Supercritical
Permits:

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