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January 18, 2022

Bassi Hydroelectric Project, India

By Carmen

Bassi Hydroelectric Project is a 66MW hydro power project. It is located on Indus river/basin in Himachal Pradesh, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1981.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 66 66 Active Himachal Pradesh, India Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board


The project is developed and owned by Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board.

The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 15MW nameplate capacity.

The project has 1 electric generator installed at the site.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1981.

Contractors Involved

BHEL- Electronics Division was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of pelton turbines, each with 15MW nameplate capacity.

BHEL- Electronics Division supplied 3 electric generators for the project.

About Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board

Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board is a government organisation engaged in the supplying of the electricity in the state. The company is headquartered in Himachal Pradesh, India.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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