Solapur Super Thermal Power Station - NTPC
LocationSolapur Maharashtra
Coordinates17°33′16″N 75°58′59″E / 17.55444°N 75.98306°E / 17.55444; 75.98306
Commission date
  • 2017
Operator(s)National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPCL)
Thermal power station
Primary fuelCoal
Power generation
Nameplate capacity1320 MW


Solapur Super Thermal Power Station is under construction located at Fatatewadi and Aherwadi village in Solapur district in Indian state of Maharashtra. The power plant is one of the coal based power plants of National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPCL).[1][2]

The water for the power project will be sourced from reservoir of Ujjani Dam on Bhima River.[3]


The power station has a planned capacity of 1320 MW (2x660 MW).[4] The first unit of Solapur Super Thermal power station was commissioned and declared commercial on 25 September 2017.[5]

Unit Number Capacity (MW) Date of Commissioning Status
1 660 2017 April Commissioned [6]
2 660 2019 march Commissioned


  1. ^ "Solapur to get state's first ultra thermal power plant". Retrieved 13 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Ntpc to commission 1320 mw solapur project by 2013". Retrieved 13 April 2014.
  3. ^ "National Thermal Power Corporation Limited | Hydroelectricity Power Distribution Company". 23 March 2015. Retrieved 31 March 2015.
  4. ^ Rahul Wadke (5 July 2013). "Land buy: NTPC Solapur project runs into trouble | Business Line". Retrieved 31 March 2015.
  5. ^ "First unit of Solapur super thermal power plant commissioned". Center for Strategic and International Studies. 12 April 2017. Retrieved 17 February 2021.
  6. ^ "NTPC commissions 660 MW Solapur power project".

6. Press Release (2012-06-02). Solapur Destined to become Power Hubs with arrival of NTPC Project