Category: Orissa Biomass Projects
In a bid to promote power generation from wastes like rice husk, groundnut and coconut cover and other agricultural waste, the Orissa government has approved the setting up of 8 bio-mass based power projects with a combined generation capacity of 90 Mw by private developers.
These projects will come up in Raygada, Nawarangpur, Ganjam, Nayagarh, Khurda, Puri, Dhenkanal and Puri districts. The Sali Vahana Green Energy will set up a 20 Mw bio-mass based power plant in Dhenkanal and Satya Bio-Power Industry Ltd plans to set up a 10 Mw plant in Ganjam. AVN Power Projects proposes to set up 10 Mw power plant in Kalahandi and Prasad Bio-Energy will set up a 10 Mw unit in Raygada.
While Jaylaxmi Bio-Energy Ltd plans to set up a 10 Mw unit in Nayagarh another plant of similar capacity by Andhavarapu Bio-Energy Ltd will come up in Nawarangpur. Sampath Power Projects Ltd and Falcon Green Energy Ltd propose units of 10 Mw capacity each in Khurda and Puri respectively.