Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Lanco-Vidarbha-Thermal-Power-Plant-in-India-27MZIF3RN7SI.htmlConceptually similarWardha Dam in IndiaGP0STON70Completed★★★★Water Well in Wardha Region in IndiaGP0STON75Completed★★★★Lanco Power Plant Blocked Construction Site in IndiaGP0STON77Completed★★★★Lanco Power Plant Blocked Construction Site in IndiaGP0STON78Completed★★★★Wardha Dam in IndiaGP0STON6ZCompleted★★★★Water Well in Wardha Region in IndiaGP0STON74Completed★★★★Lanco Power Plant Blocked Construction Site in IndiaGP0STON76Completed★★★★Pump House in MaharashtraGP040TLCompleted★★★★Lower Wardha Irrigation Project Fact Finding Meeting in IndiaGP0STOWKRCompleted★★★★View AllGP0STOWLCLanco Vidarbha Thermal Power Plant in IndiaA view of the under-construction Lanco Vidarbha Thermal Power Plant in Anji. The plant is currently in thd middle of a court battle after a case was filed by a few locals in the Nagpur High Court challenging the validity of the Public Hearing to grant Environmental Clearances for the plant.Locations:Asia-India-Maharashtra-Wardha districtDate:14 Jun, 2014Credit:© Anuja Gupta / GreenpeaceMaximum size:4256px X 2832pxKeywords:Climate (campaign title)-Construction-Construction sites-Day-Geothermal power stations-KWCI (GPI)-Outdoors-SAGE (campaign title)Shoot:Case Study of Lower Wardha Project in IndiaThe Lower Wardha Project over River Wardha in Wardha district of Maharashtra has been under-construction for 34 years (since 1981). Despite the huge delay in providing irrigation to farmers in Wardha district of Vidarbha, about 40 million cubic metres of water from the dam has been allocated to the upcoming thermal power plant Lanco Vidarbha power limited in 2009. A team of experts visited the status of this project and the power plant under-construction in the region. The visit covered 3 villages, Paloti (under Wardha subdivision), Adegaon and Sonora (both under Deoli sub division) which are a few of the 227 villages that will benefit from the dam.