Chamera Phase II is a 300MW hydro power project. It is located on Ravi 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. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2003. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by SPAN Consultants and is currently owned by NHPC.

Chamera Phase II is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project are 267m and 243m respectively. The project generated 1,499.89 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $413.15m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2003.

Power purchase agreement

Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors involved

Jaiprakash Associates was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

GE Power India was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 3 units of francis turbines, each with 100MW nameplate capacity.

Bharat Heavy Electricals supplied 3 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 41 MVA.

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About SPAN Consultants

SPAN Consultants Private Limited is a civil engineering firm engaged in providing pre-feasibility studies, feasibility studies, traffic and transportation studies, site investigation, detailed design and engineering, procurement assistance, project monitoring services and construction supervision.


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