Kanthanapalli is a 280MW hydro power project. It is planned on Godavari river/basin in Telangana, 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 2026.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 280 280 Permitting Telangana, India


The project is currently owned by Government of Telangana.

Kanthanapalli is a run-of-river project. The project cost is expected to be around $404.726m.

The hydro power project consists of 6 turbines, each with 46.67MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

Contractors Involved

Rithwik Projects is expected to render EPC services for the hydro power project.


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