MAHAGENCO, Maharashtra’s largest energy conglomerate with present installed capacity of 13,602 MW, wants to use the fly ash generated by its thermal units in various fly ash based industries. MAHAGENCO produces approx. 11.22 Million Metric Tons of ash annually, out of which 80% is fly ash and 20% bottom ash. MAHAGENCO has invited interested parties to set up fly ash based industries i.e. Cement Grinding/Blending Unit, Autoclave Aerated Fly Ash Blocks, Bricks, Tiles, Pavers, Panels & fly ash based products / building material and other allied products etc. in the vicinity of Thermal Power Stations of Mahagenco, either as their wholly owned company or on Joint Venture (JV) basis with Mahagenco. In case of JV project, revenue sharing between Agency and Mahagenco will be as per the equity investment.
MAHAGENCO has established a dedicated subsidiary company for 100% utilization of ash called as MAHAGENCO Ash Management Services Ltd (MAHAGAMS). Presently, MAHAGENCO’s ash is being utilized in Land development, ash dyke Rising, Road/Rail Embankments, Brick, Blocks/Tile manufacturing industries & Cement manufacturing industries etc. MAHAGAMS intends to increase its ash utilization by setting up industrial cluster for fly ash based products in the vicinity of all TPS of MAHAGENCO.
The land plots shall be allotted to the prospective industries/manufacturers on the basis of prevailing lease premium rates in the MIDC of respective Talukas. Fly ash will be made available at nominal cost by Mahagenco, as a raw material. Mahagams/Mahagenco will provide required electricity and water as per the norms based on policy of GoM, as applicable. Further, provision of D+ zone / mega project benefits and incentives in force shall be made applicable to the proposed plants / projects.