Kotla is a 77.65MW hydro power project. It is located on Sutlej river/basin in Punjab, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1954.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 77.65 77.65 Active Punjab, India


The project is currently owned by Bhakra Beas Management Board.

Kotla is a run-of-river project. Kotla underwent through rehabilitation & modernization during 2013-2017. The project generated 507.2 GWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1954.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Punjab State Electricity Board under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by Bharat Heavy Electricals and Hitachi Mitsubishi Hydro.

The electric generators for the project were procured from Bharat Heavy Electricals and Hitachi Mitsubishi Hydro.


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