Priyadarshini Jurala is a 234MW hydro power project. It is located on Krishna river/basin in Telangana, 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 2008. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Telangana State Power Generation.

Priyadarshini Jurala is a reservoir based project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 338.103 million cubic meter. The net head of the project is 21.12m. The project generated 407 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $372.06m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2008.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Karnataka Power Transmission under a power purchase agreement for a period of 35 years. The contracted capacity is 116MW.

Contractors involved

China Machinery Engineering was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 6 units of bulb turbines, each with 39MW nameplate capacity.

China Machinery Engineering supplied 6 electric generators for the project.

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