Lower Jhelum is a 105MW hydro power project. It is located on Jhelum river/basin in Jammu and Kashmir, India. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1978.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||105||105||–||Active||Jammu and Kashmir, India|
The project is currently owned by Jammu and Kashmir State Power Development with a stake of 100%.
Lower Jhelum is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 60.816m. The project generated 457.67 GWh of electricity.
The project got commissioned in 1978.
Bharat Heavy Electricals was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 35MW nameplate capacity.
Bharat Heavy Electricals supplied 3 electric generators for the project.
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