Locate at P.O. Simhadri-531 020, Dist. Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh was set up with an initial investment of Rs.3650.79 Cr.(I Qtr.97). The project was approved in 24.07.1997. Approved Capacity/Installed Capacity of the plant is 2000 MW. Plant Configuration is 4X500 MW. The project is based on 3384.24 acres of land. Coal is sourced from Kalinga Block of Talcher Coal fields in Orrisa. Water for the plant was sourced from Yeluru canal for sweet water, Sea water for CW system. Power is supplied to Andhra Pradesh only .
|Level of Investment:||$ 587,820,312 (Rs.3650.79)|
|Type of population||Urban|
|Start of the conflict:||2012|
|Company names or state enterprises:||National Thermal Power Corporation from India|
|Relevant government actors:||Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board|
|Environmental justice organizations (and other supporters) and their websites, if available:||Visakhapatnam District Fisheries CoOperative Society Limited|