As of 2011 Bokaro Thermal has many schools affiliated to the central and state education boards. There are schools which run under the aegis of the DVC management and some run by the Central government.The popular ones are Carmel School, St Paul's Modern School , Kendriya Vidyalaya and DVC 2 High School, & DVC M. However, the scope of quality education after schooling is limited due to the lack of good colleges. best Carmel school There is only one college for graduation in Bokaro Thermal.There are three local trains daily on Gomoh-Barkakana section and vice versa.
Some have estimated that 600 tons of coal particles and ash flow directly into the river on a daily basis.Carmel School is best known for its education and discipline. Bokaro Thermal Power Plant is the oldest thermal power plant in Asia run by Damodar Valley Corporation, India's first multipurpose river valley project.It is one of the few schools in Bokaro district which is affiliated to I. It was started in 1952 in collaboration with USA and West Germany by the then Prime Minister of the country Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.While DVC bent several rules to award Reliance the RTPP project using the urgency of the 2010 Games as an excuse, the project along with five others commissioned, is still incomplete.The projects are part of a power purchase agreement (PPA) executed between DVC and Delhi Transco Ltd in August 2006 for the supply of 2,500 MW of power for the CWG.