Sharmai is a 150MW hydro power project. It is planned on Panjkora river/basin in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2025 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed by Sapphire Electric and Sinohydro. The project is currently owned by Pakhtunkhwa Energy Development Organization.
Sharmai is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 32.2 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project will be 220m and 196.6m respectively. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, is expected to be 1 in number. The penstock length will be 849m. The project is expected to generate 682 GWh of electricity.
The hydro power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 75MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2025. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.
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Sinohydro Corp Ltd (Sinohydro), a subsidiary of Power Construction Corporation of China, is a state-owned engineering and construction company executing large- and medium-scale hydropower projects. Its portfolio of services includes general construction; engineering, procurement and construction (EPC); and investment. The company carries out the construction of water conservancy, dam construction, hydropower stations, power, transportation, civil work, mining, and real estate projects. The company also offers project financing, design, implementation, and operation of infrastructures such as power, transportation, civil work, mining, and real estate. The company has regional offices in several countries across Asia-Pacific, Africa, Eurasia, America, West Asia, and North Africa. Sinohydro is headquartered in Beijing, China.