Kakarapar Site

Kakarapar Site is situated near to Surat in the state of Gujarat. It consists of 2 units each of capacity 220MWe under operation and 2 units each of capacity 700 MWe under construction.

  • Kakarapar Atomic Power Station (KAPS) 1&2 – Pressurized Heavy Water Reactors (2 x 220 MWe PHWR)
  • Kakarapar Atomic Power Project (KAPP) 3&4 - Pressurized Heavy Water Reactors (2 x 700 MWe PHWR)

Environmental Clearance for KAPP 3 & 4 was obtained from Ministry of Environment and Forest in the year 2006 after organising Public Hearing and review of Environmental Impact Assessment Report by MoEF, New Delhi as per Environmental (Protection) Act, 1986.