National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) is gearing up to construct stage I (2 x 800) MW power project at Ramagundam in Telangana on 235 acres of land. It will start work once it receives clearances from environment and forests ministry. The project is planned to be completed within three years. Central government has allotted Mandakini coal block in Odisha for the project. Approximate project cost is Rs 9954.20 crore.
Extracted from NIE, Oct 27,’15