Santaldih Thermal Power Plant

The Santaldih thermal power plant is exiting  980 (MW) coal fired plant operated by WBPDC at Purulia district in West Bengal, India. In 2011. NTPC had announced to set up (2 X 500 MW) coal fired plant. But it appeared to be shelved.

Project details of 2 X 500 MW units

Sponsor: National Thermal Power Corporation
Location: Santaldih, Purulia district, West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23.6013, 86.4666
Status: Units 7 and 8: Shelved


  • Units 7 & 8: 1,000 MW (2 x 500MW)

Type: Supercritical
ermits and applications: Unit 6: Environmental Clearance, India MoEF, June 13, 2007



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