Narora Atomic Power Station started operating from 1 January, 1991 and unit 2 started operating from year 1992. Shivanasamudra Hydro Electric Power plant Kaveri Karnataka 21. This generates heat to produce steam, which is used by a turbine generator to generate electricity. It is a multi-purpose rock and earth-fill embankment dam on the Bhagirathi River near Tehri in Uttarakhand, India. Dehar Pandoh Power Project Operator: Bhakra Beas Management Board Location: Himachal Pradesh 12. India is the 7th largest producer of hydroelectric power in the world.
India is the seventh largest producer of hydroelectricity in the World. Uri Hydro Electric Power plant Jhelum Jammu and Kashmir Thermal Power Stations in India:- A T hermal power station is a power plant in which heat energy is converted to electric power. Sant Singaji Thermal Power plant Madhya Pradesh 32. Hyderabad Telangana 10 Muppandal Madras The Ramco Cements Ltd. Sharavathi Project Operator: Karnataka Power Corporation Limited Location: Karnataka 9. Anpara Thermal Power plant Uttar Pradesh 14.
Karcham Wangtoo Hydroelectric Plant Operator: Jaypee Group Location: Himachal Pradesh 11. Sardar Sarovar Dam Operator: Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Ltd Location: Navagam, Gujarat 6. Our country is endowed with immense amount of hydroelectric potential and positions fifth in terms of exploitable hydroelectric energy in the world. There are three types of power plants in India- Hydro Electric power plants, Thermal power plants, Nuclear Power plants. Some of these may have additional units under construction, but only current net capacity is listed. Rajasthan Atomic Power Station Rawatbhata Rajasthan Chittorgarh 9.
The hydroelectric power plants which come under Indian geography is an important portion. Name of Plant River State 1. India is the 7th largest producer of hydroelectric power in the world and also ranks 3rd worldwide by its total number of dams. Barauni Thermal Power plant Bihar 15. A power plant is basically an industrial location that is utilized for the generation and distribution of power. Koyna Hydro Electric Power plant Koyna Maharashtra 2.
International Water Power and Dam Construction magazine. The reservoir of 12,200,000,000 m3 was created. Khaperkheda Thermal Power plant Maharashtra 34. Sharavathi Hydro Electric Power plant Sharavathi Karnataka 12. Nuclear power is one of the largest source of electricity in India after thermal, hydro-electric and renewable sources of electricity. Puthlur Andhra Pradesh 20 Lamda Danida Danida India Ltd. The power generated here is shared between Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and most of the outflow water is used by Punjab and Haryana for irrigation.
It is the largest dam and part of the Narmada Valley Project, a large hydraulic engineering project involving the construction of a series of large irrigation and hydroelectric multi-purpose dams on the Narmada River. The main spillway is along the crest of the dam and is controlled by six radial gates. Upper Indravati Operator: Odisha Hydro Power Corporation Location: Orissa 17. Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant, Tamil Nadu Kundankulam Nuclear Power Plant is located Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu. Power development in India commenced at the end of the 19th century with the commissioning of electricity supply in Darjeeling during 1897, followed by the commissioning of a hydropower station at Sivasamundram in Karnataka during 1902. Satpura Thermal Power Station Betul Madhya Pradesh 21 Sanjay Gandhi Thermal Power Station Birsinghpur Madhya Pradesh 22. Store norske leksikon in Norwegian.
The flow of water where dam is constructed should be sufficient to fill the dam. China has the fastest growing nuclear power program with 28 new reactors under construction. Main article: Nuclear power is the fourth -largest source of in after , and sources of electricity. No Power Station State Operator Total capacity 1. Chandrapur Thermal Power plant Maharashtra 27.
Balimela Hydro Electric Power plant Sileru Odisha 19. If you have any doubt, you can ask us in the comment box provided below. Ranjit Sagar Dam Operator: Punjab State Power Corporation Limited Location: Punjab 18. Jaitapur Nuclear Power Project Madban Maharashtra Ratnagiri 6. There are different types of based on the used to generate the steam such as , , and ,. Bansagar Hydro Electric Power plant Sone Madhya Pradesh 25.
North Eastern Electric Power Corporation. Haripur Nuclear Power plant Andhra Pradesh 7. Durgapur Thermal Power Station Durgapur, West Bengal 20. Gorakhpur Nuclear Power plant Haryana 3. It was commissioned in 1977 for the primary purpose of hydroelectric power generation. Factors to be taken care of while selecting the location of Nuclear Power plants: Nuclear Power Plants requires relatively small area and produce a large amount of electricity in a relatively small space.
Statewise Indian Power Plants — Hydroelectric S. Production of natural gas is at present at the level of around 132. Village: Cheer Nani Tal: Lakhpat Distt. Simhadri Thermal Power plant Andhra Pradesh 23. Salal Hydro Electric Power plant Chenab Jammu and Kashmir 17. Kalinadi Hydro Electric Power plant Kalinadi Karnataka 14.