Nilgiri Khola II is a 71MW hydro power project. It is planned on Nilgiri river/basin in Dhawalagiri, 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 Nilgiri Khola Hydropower.

Nilgiri Khola II is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project will be 786.8m and 771.29m respectively. The project is expected to generate 359.48 GWh of electricity.

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 will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company is expected to provide 2 units of pelton turbines.

Andritz is expected to supply 2 electric generators for the project.

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This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.