Upper Arun is a 1,061MW hydro power project. It is planned on Arun river/basin in Koshi, Nepal. 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 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Upper Arun Hydro Electric. The company has a stake of 100%.
Upper Arun is a run-of-river project. The net head of the project will be 492m. The penstock length will be 60m. The penstock diameter will be 2.8m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.
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