Karachi Electric Supply Company Ltd.

K.E.S.C House, 39-B, Sunset Boulevard, Phase-II, Defence Housing Authority, Karachi Tel: 32647012 Fax: 99205192 & 99206275

SBD/CFPP/SS-1947/11-0217 17th March 2011

Site Selection Form for Coal Fired Power Plant
Following are the requirements needed for the site selection of a proposed coal fired power plant.

1. Capacity:
Considered Capacity (MW)

2. Geographical Location:
Longitude & Latitude District/City Nearest Land Mark Distance from the nearest Land Mark (km)

3. Land Requirement:
Considering the case for 2000 MW Power Plant as reference, the land requirement for different divisions of power plant for a proposed capacity can be evaluated.
Area in ACRES (2000 MW)

S. No

Divisions

Remarks

Area in ACRES (Plant under consideration)

Remarks

A. 1 2 3

Main Plant Area Power Block Stock Yard (Half a million Ton Storage) Cooling Towers, Pump Houses & Piping 50 150 50

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No Divisions Area in ACRES (2000 MW) 50 25 50 100 25 25 25 Remarks Area in ACRES (Plant under consideration) Remarks 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Water treatment plant Coal Conveyors Switch Yard Other BOP Facilities Space For FGD (only for PC Boilers) Road & Drainage in Plant Area Non . Dormitories Schools & Hospitals.Plant Buildings Equipment Lay down & Open Space Sub Total 150 700 250 Should be 33% of total area For disposal of 1 Million tons fly ash up to the height of 10 m per year About 60% of total workers strength have to be provided with residential accommodation 89 B. Staff & Officers Colony 1 Staff & Officers Quarters. Roads. Banks & Community Center etc. Green Belt Development C. Parks. Karachi Tel: 32647012 Fax: 99205192 & 99206275 S.E.C House. Sunset Boulevard. Green Belt Sub Total Total Area in ACRES 2 3 10 50 149 1109 Page 2 of 7 . Defence Housing Authority.S. Phase-II. Ash Pond 10 D. K.Karachi Electric Supply Company Ltd. 39-B.

Karachi Electric Supply Company Ltd.04 cusecs to produce per MWh of electricity or 4-5 liters to produce per kWh of electricity.5 Acre / MW So the land for proposed site can be calculated as: Required Land (Acres) S.9 x 365 x24 H2Or = C x H2Oa / year H2Or = ________ m _______ m 3 3 Page 3 of 7 . Water Requirement: Water requirement is about 4 to 5 cubic meter or 0. Calculated Land = _____________ Acres Available Land = _____________ Acres Allotted weight to land = 25 S. Overall value for land [L = 25 x P1] If available land = 80% of calculated land If available land = 60% to 80% of calculated land If available land < 60% Remarks Value P1 = 1 P1 = 0.000263 (C-100) + 1} x C L = 0.S. 3. Defence Housing Authority. No 1. No 1. 5.5 x C 2. Condition If the proposed power plant capacity ‘C’ is less than 2000 MW Calculation L = {-0. Karachi Tel: 32647012 Fax: 99205192 & 99206275 Calculation for Required Land: For 100 MW -----100 Acres = 1 Acre / MW For 2000 MW----1109 Acres = 0.C House.5 P1 =0 2. 2. Phase-II. Sunset Boulevard.E. Total value for land: L = 25 x P1 = ________ 4. To produce per MWh Annual requirement for 90 % availability of water per MWh Water required to produced proposed Capacity ‘C’ in MW Annual water requirement in cubic meter Available Water per year in cubic meter Water Required Quantity (liters) 4 to 5 m 3 H2Oa = 4 x 0. 3. K. 39-B. If the proposed power plant capacity ‘C’ is >=2000 MW Now. No 1. 4. S.

national parks & sanctuaries important lakes and coastal areas rich in coral formations. historical. and ecologically sensitive areas like tropical forests. Total value for Water [W = W1 + W2 + W3] Availability of Water i. K. Not required Reinforcement of old structure (s) required New Structure (s) required C. ii.S.E.5 ] [ P2 = 0 ] [ W2 = 5 x P 3 ] [ P3 = 1 ] [ P3 = 0.Karachi Electric Supply Company Ltd. Environmental Aspects: S. River Ocean Dam / Barrage / Reservoir Yes / No Yes / No Yes / No Total value for water: W = W1 + W2 + W3 = ________ 5.25 x P6 ] True [ P6 = 1 ] False [ P6 = 0 ] [ E3= 2.25 x P7 ] True [ P7 = 1 ] False [ P7 = 0 ] Value B.25 x P5 ] True [ P5 = 1 ] False [ P5 = 0 ] [ E2= 2. No A. Karachi Tel: 32647012 Fax: 99205192 & 99206275 S. biosphere reserves. Requirement of reservoir / dam / barrage for water intake i. tourist.25 ] [ W3 = 5 x P 4 ] [ P4 = 1 ] [ P4 = 0 ] Value B. Defence Housing Authority. iii. ii. ii. iii. Available water < 90% of required water Available water < 80% of required water Available water < 60% of required water Remarks [ W1 = 15 x P2 ] [ P2 = 1 ] [ P2 = 0.5 ] [ P3 = 0. The proposed site is at a distance beyond 10 km from the outer peripheries of places of archaeological. 39-B. cultural.C House. Sunset Boulevard. Distance of the proposed site from water source i. Less than 3 km Greater than 3 km D. Page 4 of 7 . No A. Total value for environment [E = E1+E2+E3+E4+E5+E6+E7+E8] The proposed site is at a distance beyond 25 km from the outer peripheries of metropolitan cities The proposed site is at a distance beyond 25 km from the outer peripheries of national parks. C. ii. iii. Phase-II. Remarks [ E1 = 2. wildlife sanctuaries. religious importance and defense installations. Available water source i.

H. R2 = 5 x P14 [ P14 = 0 ] [ P14 = 1 ] Total value for socio-economic environment: R = R1 + R2 = _______ Page 5 of 7 . Phase-II. the construction of hospitals. F. Total value Total value for Environment: E = E1 + E2 + E3 + E4 + E5 + E6 + E7 + E8 = _______ 6. Sunset Boulevard.S. Required Not Required B. The proposed site does not utilize forest or prime agriculture land. Socio-Economic Environment: S.25 x P12 ] True [ P12 = 1 ] False [ P12=0 ] E. Karachi Tel: 32647012 Fax: 99205192 & 99206275 D. The proposed site is at least 500 m away from the flood plain. No A. ii. The proposed site does not fall in the approach funnel of the runway of the nearest airport. E. ii. schools & roads. The proposed site is at least 500 m away from the highway (s). Defence Housing Authority. buildings Estimated population available Space available for relocation Development of civic amenities: The development of civic amenities is directly proportional to the size of power plant.C House. 39-B. G. The proposed site is at a distance beyond 5 km from the high tide line (HTL) (for coastal areas only).Karachi Electric Supply Company Ltd.25 x P8 ] True [ P8 = 1 ] False [ P8 = 0 ] [ E5= 2. i. K.25 x P11 ] True [ P11 = 1 ] False [ P11 = 0 ] [ E8= 2. R&R Activities required R&R Activities not required Remarks R1 = 5 x P13 [ P13 = 0 ] [ P13 = 1 ] Yes / No ------Yes / No Value Existing dwelling.25 x P10 ] True [ P10 = 1 ] False [ P10 = 0 ] [ E7 = 2.25 x P9 ] True [ P9 = 1 ] False [ P9 = 0 ] [ E6= 2.E. [ E4 = 2. Total value for socio-economic environment: [R = R1+ R2] Requirement of rehabilitation & resettlement (R&R) i.g.

5 ] [ P15 = 0 ] [ C2 = 4. No 1. Seaport i. Main line No railway line C. K. Transmission line: Available Distance in Km Capacity /Voltage Level Yes / No _____km ______ Yes / No Parameters Remarks S. No A.5 ] Value 2. Karachi Tel: 32647012 Fax: 99205192 & 99206275 7.0 x P15 ] [ P15 =1 ] [ P15 = 0.5 ] Total value for Coal Transportation: C = C1 + C2 + C3 = ____________ 8.E. Defence Housing Authority. iii. Within 200 km of the proposed site More than 200 km of the proposed site [ P17 = 1 ] [ P17 = 0.0 x P16 ] [ P16 = 1 ] [ P16 = 0 ] [ C3 = 4. ii. Total value for available Transmission Line [ T ] If the distance of available transmission line is < 3 Km If the distance of available transmission line is >3 Km [ T= 10 x P18 ] [ P18 = 1 ] [ P18 = 0. Sunset Boulevard. ii.Karachi Electric Supply Company Ltd.C House. Phase-II. Available Infrastructure for Transmission of Electricity: S.S. Nearest interconnection point: Available 2. Road i. Page 6 of 7 . Available Infrastructure for Coal Transportation: S. 39-B. ii. B. No 1. Highway Any other road No road Total value for coal transportation [C=C1+C2+C3] Remarks [ C1 = 4.0 x P17 ] Value Railway network i.

3. If total value obtained is < 75 then the proposed land is not considerable for power plant.Considerable Greater than 85% . 2.Suitable Greater than 90% . Sunset Boulevard.C House. K. Karachi Tel: 32647012 Fax: 99205192 & 99206275 Total value for infrastructure available for Transmission of Electricity: T = _________ Conclusion: S. weight allotted 25 25 18 10 12 10 100 Value achieved 1. Greater than 75% .E.Karachi Electric Supply Company Ltd. 6.S. Defence Housing Authority.Ideal Location Page 7 of 7 . No Parameters Land Water Environment Socio economic environment Coal transportation Infrastructure for Transmission of Electricity Total value Max. 5. 4. 39-B. Phase-II.

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