Welspun Maxsteel power station
Welspun Maxsteel power station is a proposed 330 megawatt (MW) captive coal-fired power station in Maharashtra, India.
The map below shows the location of Salav village, but not the exact location of the project.
In a subsequent report from 2012, the 330 MW captive plant was described as gas-based and the entire steel factory expansion plan was described as being on hold due to shortage of raw materials and energy.
Sponsor: Welspun Maxsteel (Formerly Vikram Sponge Iron)
Location: Salav village, Murud taluk, Raigad district, Maharashtra
Coordinates: 18.530398, 72.920380 (approximate)
Capacity: 330 MW
Projected in service:
Estimated annual CO2: 1,951,521 tons
Source of financing:
Environmental permits: Environmental Clearance, India MoEF, January 27, 2011
Articles and resources
- Ministry of Coal, "Pending application of SEBs up to 31st July, 2011", Ministry of Coal, August 2011.
- "Welspun Maxsteel to invest Rs.5,300 cr," The Hindu, June 30, 2011
- "Welspun puts Rs 6,000-cr steel project in Maharashtra on hold," Business Standard, April 24, 2012