Rehar II is a 70MW hydro power project. It is planned on Rehar river/basin in Chhattisgarh, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2026 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2028. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Chhattisgarh State Power Companies.

The gross head and net head of the project will be 42m and 38.17m respectively. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, is expected to be 3 in number. The penstock length will be 80m. The penstock diameter will be 5.5m. The project is expected to generate 290.32 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 49MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 3 electric generators that will be installed at the project site.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2026. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2028.

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About Chhattisgarh State Power Companies

Chhattisgarh State Power Companies Limited (CSPCL) is a government organization engaged in power generation, transmission and distribution. It produces and supplies electricity to the customers of the state of Chhattisgarh in Northern India. CSPCL is a wholly-owned company of the state of Chhattisgarh. The company generates electricity mostly through conventional energy sources such as coal, gas and oil. Besides, it also generates power through hydro energy. The total installed capacity of the Power Plants of CSPCL is 2207.35 MW. The company also constructs and maintains its transmission and distribution system for supplying electricity to various categories of consumers in the state of Chhattisgarh. CSPCL has been reorganized into five companies, namely, Chhattisgarh State Power Holding Company Limited, Chhattisgarh State Power Generation Company Limited, Chhattisgarh State Power Transmission Company Limited, Chhattisgarh State Power Distribution Company Limited and Chhattisgarh State Power Trading Company Limited. CSPCL is headquartered in Raipur, India.

This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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