Talcher Fertilizers Limited a Joint Venture Company (JVC) promoted by GAIL, CIL, RCF and FCIL was formed to revive FCIL’s Talcher fertilizer unit in the Angul district of Odisha. Currently GAIL holds 29.67% in this JVC. The company plans to produce approx. 1.26 MMTPA of urea using coal as feedstock. The plant shall employ coal gasification technology for production of urea with an estimated cost of more than INR 11,600 crore. In principle approval allocation of North Arkhapal Coal Mine (50%) to Talcher Fertilizers Ltd. (TFL) has been received along with bridge linkage coal for initial years. M/s PDIL is assisting TFL for this project. The project is targeted for completion by 2021.