Myntdu Leshka II is a 210MW hydro power project. It is planned on Myndtu river/basin in Meghalaya, India. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 210 210 Announced Meghalaya, India Meghalaya Energy


The project is being developed and currently owned by Meghalaya Energy.

Myntdu Leshka II is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 2.93 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project will be 274m and 233.57m respectively. 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, is expected to be 1 in number. The penstock length will be 578m. The penstock diameter will be 4.6m. The project is expected to generate 737.29 MWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $423.187m.

The hydro power project consists of 3 turbines, each with 70MW nameplate capacity.

The nameplate capacity of electric generator(s) to be installed at the project site is 80 MVA.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.


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