Thermal Power Plants in India


India is 5th largest producer of electricity in the world and thermal power is the largest source of power in India. Today, we present you a list of list of coal or lignite based thermal power plants in India. More than 65% of India’s electricity generation capacity comes from thermal power plants, with about 85% of the country’s thermal power generation being coal-based.

Thermal Power Plants in India

The biggest thermal power stations operating in India are all coal-based, with seven of them owned and operated by state-run National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC).

Thermal Power Plants in India

Here is a list of coal or lignite based thermal power generation plants in India.

North Region Capacity
Panipat Thermal Power Station I Assan Haryana 440 MW
Panipat Thermal Power Station II Assan Haryana 920 MW
Faridabad Thermal Power Station Faridabad Haryana 55 MW
Rajiv Gandhi Thermal Power Station Khedar Haryana 600 MW
Guru Nanak dev TP Bathinda Punjab 440 MW
Guru Hargobind TP Lehra Mohabbat Punjab 920 MW
Guru Gobind Singh Super Thermal Power Plant Ghanauli Punjab 1260 MW
Suratgarh Super Thermal Power Plant Suratgarh Rajasthan 1500 MW
Kota Super Thermal Power Plant Kota Rajasthan 1240 MW
Giral Lignite Power Plant Thumbli Rajasthan 250 MW
Chhabra Thermal Power Plant Mothipura Rajasthan 500 MW
Orba Thermal Power Station Obra Uttar Pradesh 1322 MW
Anpara Thermal Power Station Anpara Uttar Pradesh 1630 MW
Panki Thermal Power Station Panki Uttar Pradesh 210 MW
Parichha Thermal Power Station Parichha Uttar Pradesh 640 MW
Harduaganj Thermal Power Station Harduaganj Uttar Pradesh 220 MW
Badarpur Thermal power plant Badarpur NCT Delhi 705 MW
Singrauli Super Thermal Power Station Shaktinagar Uttar Pradesh 2000 MW
Barsingsar Lignite Power Plant Barsingsar Rajasthan 125 MW
Rihand Thermal Power Station Rihand Nagar Uttar Pradesh 2000 MW
NTPC Dadri Vidyutnagar Uttar Pradesh 1820 MW
Feroj Gandhi Unchahar Thermal Power Plant Unchahar Uttar Pradesh 1050 MW
Tanda Thermal Power Plant Vidyutnagar Uttar Pradesh 440 MW
Raj west Lignite Power Plant Barmer Rajasthan 135 MW
VS Lignite Power Plant Gurha Rajasthan 125 MW
Rosa Thermal Power Plant Stage I Rosa Uttar Pradesh 600 MW
West Region Capacity
Ukai Thermal Power Station Ukai dam Gujarat 850 MW
Gandhinagar Thermal Power Station Gandhinagar Gujarat 870 MW
Wanakbori Thermal Power Station Wanakbori Gujarat 1470 MW
Sikka Thermal Power Station Jamnagar Gujarat 240 MW
Dhuvaran Thermal Power Station Khambhat Gujarat 220 MW
Kutch Thermal Power Station Panandhro Gujarat 290 MW
Surat Thermal Power Station Nani Naroli Gujarat 500 MW
Akrimota Thermal Power Station Chher Nani Gujarat 250 MW
Satpura Thermal Power Station Sarni Madhya Pradesh 1017.5 MW
Sanjay Gandhi Thermal Power Station Birsinghpur Madhya Pradesh 1340 MW
Amarkantak Thermal Power Station Chachai Madhya Pradesh 450 MW
Korba East Thermal Power Plant Chattisgarh 440 MW
Dr Shyama Prasad Mukharjee Thermal Power Plant Chattisgarh 500 MW
Korba West Hasdeo Thermal Power Plant Chattisgarh 840 MW
Koradi Thermal Power Station Koradi Maharastra 620 MW
Nashik Thermal Power Station Nashik Maharastra 630 MW
Bhusawal Thermal Power Station Deepnagar Maharastra 420 MW
Paras Thermal Power Station Vidyutnagar Maharastra 500 MW
Parli Thermal Power Station Parli-Vaijnath Maharastra 1130 MW
Kaparkheda Thermal Power Station Kaparkheda Maharastra 840 MW
Chandrapur Super Thermal Power Station Urjanagar Maharastra 2340 MW
Vindhyachal Super Thermal Power Station Vindhya Nagar Madhya Pradesh 3260 MW
Korba Super Thermal Power Plant Jamani Palli Chattisgarh 2100 MW
Sipat Thermal Power Plant Sipat Chattisgarh 1000 MW
Bhilai Expansion Power Plant Bhilai Chattisgarh 500 MW
Sabarmati Thermal Power Station Ahmedabad Gujarat 400 MW
Mundra Thermal Power Station Mundra Gujarat 1980 MW
Jindal Megha Power Plant Tamnar Chattisgarh 1000 MW
Lanco Amarkantak Power Plant Pathadi Chattisgarh 600 MW
Trombay Thermal Power Station Trombay Maharastra 1400 MW
Dahanu Thermal Power Station Dahanu Maharastra 500 MW
Wardha Warora Power Station Warora Maharastra 135 MW
South Region Capacity
Ramagundam B Thermal Power Station Ramagundam Andhra Pradesh 62.5 MW
Kothagudem Thermal Power Station Paloncha Andhra Pradesh 720 MW
Kothagudem Thermal Power Station V Stage Paloncha Andhra Pradesh 500 MW
Dr Narla Tatarao TPS Ibrahimpatnam Andhra Pradesh 1760 MW
Rayalaseema Thermal Power Station Cuddapah Andhra Pradesh 840 MW
Kakatiya Thermal Power Station Chelpur Andhra Pradesh 500 MW
Raichur Thermal Power Station Raichur Karnataka 1720 MW
Bellary Thermal Power Station Kudatini Karnataka 500 MW
North Chennai Thermal Power Station Athipattu Tamilnadu 630 MW
Ennore Thermal Power Station Ennore Tamilnadu 450 MW
Mettur Thermal Power Station Metturdam Tamilnadu 840 MW
Tuticorin Thermal Power Station Tuticorin Tamilnadu 1050 MW
NTPC Ramagundam Jyothi Nagar Andhra Pradesh 2600 MW
Simhadri Super Thermal Power Plant Simhadri Andhra Pradesh 1000 MW
Neyveli Thermal Power Station - I Neyveli Tamilnadu 1020 MW
Neyveli Thermal Power Station - II Neyveli Tamilnadu 1470 MW
JSW EL-SBU-I Power Plant Vijayanagar Karnataka 260 MW
JSW EL-SBU-II Power Plant Vijayanagar Karnataka 600 MW
Udupi Thermal Power Plant Nandikoor Karnataka 600 MW
Neyveli Zero Unit Neyveli Tamilnadu 250 MW
East Region Capacity
Barauni Thermal Power Station Barauni Bihar 310 MW
Muzafferpur Thermal Power Station Kanti Bihar 220 MW
Patratu Thermal Power Station Patratu Jharkhand 770 MW
Tenughat Thermal Power Station Jharkhand 420 MW
Kolaghat Thermal Power Station Mecheda West Bengal 1260 MW
Bakreshwar Thermal Power Station Suri West Bengal 1050 MW
Bandel Thermal Power Station West Bengal 450 MW
Santaldih Thermal Power Station West Bengal 730 MW
Sagardigi Thermal Power Station Monigram West Bengal 600 MW
Durgapur Thermal Power Plant Durgapur West Bengal 690 MW
IB Thermal Power Plant Banharpali Orissa 960 MW
Captive Power Plant Angul Orissa 420 MW
Kahalgaon Super Thermal Power Station Kahalgaon Bihar 2340 MW
Bokaro Thermal Power Station B Bokaro Jharkhand 630 MW
Chandrapura Thermal Power Station Chandrapura Jharkhand 1250 MW
Farakka Super Thermal Power Station Nagarun West Bengal 1600 MW
Durgapur Thermal Power Station Durgapur West Bengal 350 MW
Mejia Thermal Power Station Durlavpur West Bengal 2340 MW
Talcher Super Thermal Power Station Kaniha Orissa 3000 MW
Talcher Thermal Power Station Talcher Orissa 460 MW
Budge Budge Thermal Power Plant Achipur West Bengal 750 MW
Titagarh Thermal Power Station West Bengal 240 MW
CESC Southern Generating Station West Bengal 135 MW
Jojobera TPP Jojobera Jharkhand 427.5 MW
Jharsuguda TPP Jharsuguda Orisa 2400 MW
Vedanta Aluminim CPP Jharsuguda Orisa 1215 MW


Article ID: 1263
Created: Mon, Feb 15, 2016
Last Updated: Mon, Feb 15, 2016
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