Dhamwari Sunda is a 70MW hydro power project. It is planned on Yamuna river/basin in Himachal Pradesh, India. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||70||–||70||Permitting||Himachal Pradesh, India||Himachal Pradesh Power|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Himachal Pradesh Power.
Dhamwari Sunda is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project will be 428m and 397m respectively. The penstock length will be 998.28m. The penstock diameter will be 2.1m. The project is expected to generate 274.02 GWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $72.052m.
The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 35MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.
About Himachal Pradesh Power
Himachal Pradesh Power Corp Ltd (HPPCL) a power generating company that provides hydro power development services. The company plans, promotes and organizes the development of all aspects of hydroelectric power on behalf of Himachal Pradesh State Government GoHP. It offers Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board HPSEB in Himachal Pradesh, among others. HPPCL also diversifies its power development activities in other areas such as thermal, renewable sources of energy, solar power, and others. The company provides projects portfolio such as Shongtong Karcham HEP, Sainj HEP, Chirgaon Majhgaon HEP, Sawra Kuddu HEP, Kashang HEP, Renuka Ji Dam HEP, and others. HPPCL is headquartered in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India.
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