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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Power

 

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 991

TO BE ANSWERED ON 13.07.2009

Power Supply to Karnataka .

991.

SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

Will the Minister of POWER be pleased to state:-

(a)        the details of the total central power being made available for Karnataka during the last five years; and

(b)        the current status and the details of central power projects in the State? 

(a) :      Details of the total power being made available to Karnataka from the Central Generating Stations during the last five years are given below :

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF POWER
(SHRI BHARATSINH SOLANKI)
 

 
 
Year                       2004-05          2005-06         2006-07                 2007-08                  2008-09
Quantum 
(in Million Unit)     8970.27           10645.32       10614.66                                10486.07                               9793.88

(b) :      The details of Central Sector projects commissioned / under implementation in Karnataka for likely benefit during the 11th Plan are given below:

Sl.No.      Plant Name                     Agency        Status                Fuel Type         Installed Capacity
                                                                                                                            (MW)
1             Kaiga Units-1, 2 & 3         NPC            Commissioned  Nuclear                   660
2             Kaiga Unit-4                   NPC            Under                Nuclear                  220 
                                                                     Construction
               Total                                                                                                  880
NPC: Nuclear Power Corporation For likely benefit during the 11th Plan. 

* For likely benefit during the 11th plan.