The project involves grant of environmental clearance for setting up of a 1980 MW (3×660) coal based thermal power project at Bara, District Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. The land requirement for the project is approximately 1486 acres. Double crop area has been reduced to maximum possible. No forest land is involved. The coal requirement will be 24000 TPD and will be obtained from NCL. Water requirement of 5125 m3 /hr will be met from river Yamuna at a distance of about 17 km. As a result of the project 68 families will be displaced besides 902 PAPs.
The project was considered for issuing Environment Clearance on Aug 10, 2009 and the Environment Clearance was issued on Sep 8, 2009
Prayagraj Power Generation Company Ltd
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