Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Thermal Power Station

The Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Thermal Power Station is a coal fuelled thermal power station located at the Korba East in the state of Chhattisgarh in India. The power station is maintained and functioned by the Chhattisgarh State Power Generation Company, which is under the state government that was formed in the year 2009 after the reorganisation of the Chhattisgarh State Electricity Board (The CSEB was formed in accordance with the Electricity Supply Act of 1948).

Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Thermal Power Station is commissioned in 2017 March 30. The Approved Capacity of this thermal power plant is 500 Megawatt. The installed capacity of this thermal power plant is 500 Megawatt. The Status of this thermal power plant is Operational. The primary fuel used for the generation of power is coal. The type of thermal power plant is Subcritical.

The Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Thermal Power Station is owned and operated by the Chhattisgarh State Power Generation Company. The Beneficiary states of this thermal power plant are Chhattisgarh and its neighbouring States. The Unit Sizes of this Thermal Power Plant are 500 Megawatt (2 units x 250 megawatt). There are two units in Operational. They are Unit 1 and Unit 2. The first unit is commissioned in March 30, 2007 with an installed capacity of 250 Megawatt. The second unit is commissioned in December 11, 2007 with an installed capacity of 250 Megawatt. The date of commercial generation of power for the first unit is 27 June 2008 and the date of commercial generation of power for the second unit is 30 November 2008.

How to Reach: Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Thermal Power Station is located in the Korba East of Korba district in the state of Chhattisgarh of India. You can arrive this thermal power station via Road, Rail or Air. Also Korba city is just 5.5 kilometres away from the Dr. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Thermal Power Station. Korba Railway Station is also just eight kilometres away from the Power Station. Korba Airport is just five kilometres away (via Poly Tech Road) from the Power Station.

Unit 1- 250 Megawatt – March 30, 2007

Unit 2- 250 Megawatt – December 11, 2007