Essar Energy is a world-class, low-cost, integrated energy company focused in India, UK and other countries positioned to capitalize on growing demand for energy. We have an established track record and assets worth US$18 billion across the Power and Oil & Gas industries.
The Oil & Gas business has both Exploration & Production, Refining and Retail operations in India & UK, while operations in the Power sector are focused in India and Algoma
Our Exploration & Production business is focused on unconventional gas in India where we have a portfolio of five coal bed methane (CBM) gas blocks.
Our Refining and Marketing business in India comprises of Vadinar refinery in Gujarat and a retail franchise network across India. Vadinar is India’s second largest single location refinery, having a nameplate capacity of 20 million tonnes per annum. Essar Energy serves retail customers in India through a modern, countrywide network of 2,000 operational and under-construction retail fuel outlets.
We also own and operate a UK refinery at Stanlow, which has a nameplate capacity of 9 million tonnes per annum. Stanlow refinery is strategically located in the industrial heartland of north-west England with excellent infrastructure links through port, pipeline and road.
We are one of India’s leading private Power producers with 8 operational power plants in India and one in Canada with a total operating capacity of 3,940 MW and a further 2,760 MW under various stages of construction. The group has access to coal through 2 captive mines wit reserves of around 72 mmt in Indonesia and around 52 mmt in India. All power facilities are strategically located near the fuel source or the end customer