220 MW gas-fired plant approved in India

GAIL India Ltd, the country's biggest gas marketing company, has received environmental clearance to build a 220 MW combined cycle gas-based power plant at Raigad in Maharashtra, India.

The project, which was approved by the Environmental Impact Assessment Authority is expected to cost $16m (R1028 crore).
Gail
GAIL plans to set up the combined cycle gas based power plant within the existing LPG plant boundary. Electricity generated at the plant will be sold to Maharashtra.

GAIL has appointed Tractebel Engineering Pvt Ltd as consultant for preparation of a Detail Feasibility Report (DFR).

According to the company's proposal, natural gas requirement for use in the proposed project would be about 1 million standard cubic meters per day.

For more gas-fired power generation news



Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Maximizing Operational Excellence

In a recent survey conducted by PennEnergy Research, 70% of surveyed energy industry professional...

Leveraging the Power of Information in the Energy Industry

Information Governance is about more than compliance. It’s about using your information to drive ...

Reduce Engineering Project Complexity

Engineering document management presents unique and complex challenges. A solution based in Enter...

Revolutionizing Asset Management in the Electric Power Industry

With the arrival of the Industrial Internet of Things, data is growing and becoming more accessib...