Power Generation

Rihand

NTPC Rihand

Address
P.O. Rihandnagar-231 223,Dist. Sonebhadra, Uttar Pradesh
Telephone
(STD-05446) - 242020-21
Fax
242115
Approved capacity
2500 MW
Installed Capacity
Stage I : 1000 MW Stage II : 1000 MW
Location
Sonebhadra, Uttar Pradesh
Coal Source
Amlori Mines & Dudhichua Mines & Amloric Expansion Mines
Water Source
Rihand Reservoir.
Beneficiary States
Uttar Pradesh, Uttranchal ,Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi and Chandigarh.
Approved Investment
Rs. 2387.40Cr (Stage-I). Rs. 3451.97Cr (Stage-II).
Unit Sizes
5x 500 MW
Units Commissioned
Unit -I 500 MW March 1988
Unit -II 500 MW July 1989
Unit -III 500 MW January 2005
Unit -IV 500 MW September 2005
Unit -V 500 MW May 2012
International Assistance
United Kingdom