The Government of Kerala is to set up the first petcoke (petroleum coke-based) power plant in Kerala, using the fuel produced
from Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) Kochi Refinery's integrated refinery expansion project (IREP). The IREP is expected to be completed by May 2016 and will yield around 1.4 million tonnes of petcoke, which can be used to produce 500-600 megawatts of power.
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