Teesta IV is a 520MW hydro power project. It is planned on Teesta river/basin in Sikkim, India. 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 2027 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2031. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed by Lanco Teesta Hydropower and is currently owned by NHPC.
Teesta IV is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 18.6 million cubic meter. The net head of the project will be 159.09m. The project is expected to generate 2,373 GWh of electricity.
The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 130MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2027. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2031.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to GRIDCO under a power purchase agreement for a period of 35 years.
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