Pancheshwar is a 4,800MW hydro power project. It is planned on Mahakali river/basin in Mahakali, Nepal. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2027 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2031.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Hydropower||4,800||–||4,800||Announced||Mahakali, Nepal|
Pancheshwar is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 12,260 million cubic meter. The gross head of the project will be 240m. The project is expected to generate 10,671 GWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $4,468.74m.
The hydro power project consists of 6 units of francis turbines.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2027. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2031.
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