Ratle is an 850MW hydro power project. It is planned on Chenab river/basin in Jammu and Kashmir, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Ratle Hydroelectric Power. NHPC and Jammu and Kashmir State Power Development are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 51% and 49% respectively.

Ratle is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project will be 100.39m and 98.9m respectively. The project is expected to generate 3,137 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Jammu & Kashmir Power Development Department under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

GVK Developmental Projects and Megha Engineering and Infrastructure are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

GE Power India will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company is expected to provide 1 unit of francis turbine with 30MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power India will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company is expected to provide 4 units of francis turbines, each with 205MW nameplate capacity.

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About Ratle Hydroelectric Power

Ratle Hydroelectric Power Corp (Ratle Hydroelectric) develops, generates and supplies electricity through hydro renewable energy. It is headquartered in India.

This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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