Bursar is an 800MW hydro power project. It is planned on Marusudar river/basin in Jammu and Kashmir, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2027. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by NHPC.
The gross head of the project will be 255m. 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 4 in number. The penstock diameter will be 3.25m.
Bursar (Power House (Dam Toe) Phase-I) consists of 2 turbines with 20MW nameplate capacity.
Bursar (Power House (Dam Toe) Phase-II) consists of 2 turbines with 40MW nameplate capacity.
Bursar (Power House Complex (Lopara)) consists of 4 units of francis turbines with 170MW nameplate capacity.
Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2027.
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NHPC Ltd (NHPC), a Government of India Enterprise, is an energy utility that plans, promotes and organizes the development of hydro power plants. The company also generates electricity using hydro, wind and solar sources. NHPC’s offerings cover the development of conventional and non-conventional sources in India and abroad. Through long-term power purchase agreements, it sells electricity to electricity utilities owned by state governments/private distribution companies on a wholesale basis. It also carries out business operations which include planning of wind and tidal wave projects in the country; and has interests in various projects in under construction and under development phases. NHPC is headquartered in Faridabad, Haryana, India.