Likhu 2 is a 55MW hydro power project. It is planned on Likhu Khola river/basin in Sagarmatha, Nepal. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2025. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Global Hydropower Associate.

Likhu 2 is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project will be 247.25m and 229.53m respectively. The penstock length will be 567m. The penstock diameter will be 2.5m.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2025.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Nepal Electricity Authority under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company is expected to provide 3 units of francis turbines.

Andritz Hydro will supply electric generator(s) for the project.

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About Global Hydropower Associate

Global Hydropower Associate Pvt Ltd is engaged in generates, manages and distributor of hydropower renewable energy. The company is headquartered in Kathmandu, Bagmati, Nepal.

This content was updated on 25 January 2024

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