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Cabinet clears Rs 26,000 cr investments for 2 thermal, 1 hydro power plants

The Cabinet approved an investment of Rs 11,089 crore for 1320 MW Khurja Super Thermal Power Plant in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh and Amelia Coal Mine in Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Thermal power

The government on Thursday approved an investment of Rs 25,816.1 crore for two thermal power projects and a hydro electric plant.

The (CCEA) cleared a proposal for investment of Rs 10,439.09 crore for 1320 MW Buxar Thermal Power Project in Bihar, an official statement said.

The CCEA, in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, also approved an investment of Rs 11,089.42 crore for 1320 MW Khurja Super in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh and Amelia Coal Mine in Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh.

The government also approved an investment of Rs 4,287.59 crore for construction of Kiru Hydro Electric Project (624 MW) on river Chenab in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir.

First Published: Thu, March 07 2019. 14:30 IST
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