Uri Phase II is a 240MW hydro power project. It is located on Jhelum river/basin in Jammu and Kashmir, 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. The project construction commenced in 2005 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2014. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project was developed by Hindustan Construction and is currently owned by NHPC with a stake of 100%.

Uri Phase II is a run-of-river project. The gross head and net head of the project are 130m and 118m 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, are 2 in number. The penstock diameter is 5m. The project generated 1,123 GWh of electricity.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2005 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2014.

Power purchase agreement

Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors involved

GE Power India was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 4 units of francis turbines, each with 60MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power India supplied 4 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 67 MVA.

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About Hindustan Construction

Hindustan Construction Co Ltd (HCC) is provider of engineering and construction services. It executes various infrastructure projects for transportation, hydro power, nuclear power, water supply, marine, buildings, integrated townships, and environment sectors. It also designs and constructs highways, tunnels and bridges through public private partnership. HCC provides urban development and slum rehabilitation solutions; and also integrated townships. The company offers turnkey development services for new buildings and refurbishments; and contractor services for real estate development and construction projects. It has presence in India, Bhutan, Switzerland, France, Germany and Mauritius. The company serves public, private and government sectors. HCC is headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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