Chashma is an 184MW hydro power project. It is located on Indus river/basin in Punjab, Pakistan. 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 2001. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority.

The net head of the project is 8.351m. The project generated 1,096.91 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2001.

Contractors involved

Fuji Electric was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of bulb turbines, each with 23MW nameplate capacity.

Fuji Electric supplied electric generator(s) for the project. The generator capacity is 23 MVA.

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