Shrinagar / Srinagar is a 330MW hydro power project. It is located on Alaknanda river/basin in Uttarakhand, 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 2015. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Alaknanda Hydro Power.

Shrinagar / Srinagar is a run-of-river project. The net head of the project is 66m. The project cost is $438.308m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2015.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Uttar Pradesh Power under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

SMEC India was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

Bharat Heavy Electricals was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 82.5MW nameplate capacity.

Bharat Heavy Electricals supplied 4 electric generators for the project.

For more details on Shrinagar / Srinagar, buy the profile here.

About Alaknanda Hydro Power

Alaknanda Hydro Power Company Ltd. (formerly Duncans North Hydro Power Company Ltd.) is engaged in the development of 330 MW Srinagar Hydro Electric Project being set up in Uttarakhand.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

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.