Singrauli Thermal Power Plant

Singrauli Super Thermal Power Station is a 2,000-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Uttar Pradesh, India, which is owned and operated by the National Thermal Power Corporation. The power plant is the first power plant of NTPC. It sources coal from Jayant and Bina mines and water from Rihand Reservoir.

Installed Capacity: 2,000 MW

Location: Sonebhadra, Uttar Pradesh

Coal Source: Jayant / Bina Mines

Water Source: Rihand Reservoir

Beneficiary States: Uttar Pradesh, Uttranchal ,Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi and Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Chandigarh

Stages

  • Stage - I: 5 x 200 MW
  • Stage - II: 2 x 500 MW

Units Commissioned

The plant comprises seven existing units:

  • Unit 1 - 200 MW - 1982
  • Unit 2 - 200 MW - 1982
  • Unit 3 - 200 MW - 1983
  • Unit 4 - 200 MW - 1983
  • Unit 5 - 200 MW - 1984
  • Unit 6 - 500 MW - 1986
  • Unit 7 - 500 MW - 1987

Other Details

ON 31 December 2014, a 15 MW solar PV was commissioned at NTPC SIngrauli. A 8 MW small hydro CW discharge plant is under construction on discharge canal.