Akhori is a 600MW hydro power project. It is planned on Nandna Kas river/basin in Punjab, Pakistan. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||600||–||600||Permitting||Punjab, Pakistan||Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority.
The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 9,374.6 million cubic meter. The project is expected to generate 2,155 GWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $3,310m.
Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023.
About Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority
Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), is a government-owned public authority responsible for maintaining power and water in Pakistan. It is responsible for the development of hydel power and water sector projects in Pakistan. The authority plans and executes projects and schemes for the generation, transmission and distribution of power; water supply and drainage; flood management; irrigation, inland navigation; and prevention of water logging and reclamation of waterlogged and saline lands. WAPDA is headquartered in Lahore, Pakistan.
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