Allain Duhangan is a 192MW hydro power project. It is located on Allain and Duhangan river/basin in Himachal Pradesh, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. The project construction commenced in 2005 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2010. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by AD Hydro Power. LNJ Bhilwara Group, Statkraft and International Finance are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 44.9%, 43.1% and 12% respectively.

Allain Duhangan is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project is 858m. The project generated 800 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $400m.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2005 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2010.

Contractors involved

Bharat Heavy Electricals was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of pelton turbines, each with 96MW nameplate capacity.

Bharat Heavy Electricals supplied 2 electric generators for the project.

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About AD Hydro Power

AD Hydro Power Ltd (ADHPL), a subsidiary of Malana Power Co Ltd, is a power company that offers hydropower generation solutions. The company constructs and generates hydroelectricity through its 192 MW Allain Duhangan Hydro Power project. Its project is located in the rivers Allain and Duhangan in the Tehsil Manali of District Kullu, Himachal Pradesh. ADHPL’S project utilises water from the Hamtal and Pataori Himalayan streams which form the Allain river, and from the Chandar Tal glacier-fed Duhangan river. The company offers water transportation from separate intakes and underground headrace tunnels into a common intermediate reservoir. Its power is transmitted to national grid connection point located at Nalagarh via high voltage transmission line. The company stores power in the Northern region of India. ADHPL is headquartered in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India.


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