Kodasalli is a 120MW hydro power project. It is located on Kalinadi river/basin in Karnataka, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1998.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 120 120 Active Karnataka, India Continental Construction Projects


The project was developed by Continental Construction Projects and is currently owned by Karnataka Power.

Kodasalli is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 647 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 37m. 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, are 3 in number. The penstock length is 70.083m. The penstock diameter is 5.8m. The project generated 512 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $50m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1998.

Contractors Involved

Bharat Heavy Electricals was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of kaplan turbines, each with 40MW nameplate capacity.

Bharat Heavy Electricals supplied 3 electric generators for the project.


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