Sharavathi is a 1,035MW hydro power project. It is located on Sharavathi river/basin in Karnataka, 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 1964. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Karnataka Power.

The gross head of the project is 465m. The project generated 5,000 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1964.

Contractors involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by Bharat Heavy Electricals and GE Renewable Energy.

The electric generators for the project were procured from Andritz Hydro, Bharat Heavy Electricals and Hitachi Mitsubishi Hydro.

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This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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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.