Chakothi-Hattian Hydropower Project is a 500MW hydro power project. It is planned on Jhelum river/basin in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. 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 a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2026 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2029. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by DL Holdings and Private Power and Infrastructure Board. The project is currently owned by Private Power and Infrastructure Board.

Chakothi-Hattian Hydropower Project is a run-of-river project. The gross head of the project will be 155m. The project is expected to generate 2,440 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 125MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2026. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2029.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to National Transmission & Despatch under a power purchase agreement for a period of 30 years.

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About DL Holdings

DL Holdings Co Ltd (DL) is an engineering and construction company. It offers project management, feasibility studies, engineering, procurement, construction, operation and maintenance, commissioning, and project financing. The company executes various building projects including office, cultural, education facilities, medical and sports facilities. DL also carries out redevelopment, reconstruction and remodeling works. The company offers services to the petroleum refining, chemical and petrochemical, power and energy plants, building and housing and civil work sectors. It also produces and supplies polyethylene, polybutene products and biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) films. The company operates in South Korea, the UAE, Kuwait, the Philippines, the US, Hungary, Vietnam, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, China and Singapore. DL is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

About Private Power and Infrastructure Board

Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB) promote private sector participation in the power sector of Pakistan.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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